ASHA board member Jim Hermann and his Gateway Locomotives special hockey team were presented with a major award from Norte Dame University. The award is the Jack Mack Champions for Children Award.Jim was presented the award during a symposium that was titled "Play Like a Champion Today" Here is information on the award,
Jack Mack Champions for Children Award
"Jack Mack provided endless hours of dedicated service as a volunteer to develop Play Like a Champion's mission and vision. Jack will always be remembered for his gentle spirit, big heart and his love for children.
The Gateway Locomotives provide the opportunity for developmentally challenged youth and young adults to play organized ice hockey in St. Louis. With gentle guidance and great love, the dedicated volunteers leading the Locomotives enable these skaters to experience the joy that sports can bring in body and soul. The Locomotives are an inspiration to the Notre Dame Play Like a Champion Today program and to Special Athlete programs everywhere."
Please join us in congratulating Jim on his big honor, it is very well deserved.