Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe reaches $10M, becomes 3rd biggest campaign ever

Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe reaches $10M, becomes 3rd biggest campaign ever

In the days after the Humboldt Broncos bus tragedy, the team's board said "the power of healing is in the game". Ribchester and fellow Belle River students Maria Kolonelos, behind, and Stewart MacDonald, right, helped raise money to be donated to the GoFundMe campaign for the victims of the fatal Saskatchewan bus crash. "It really means a lot that we can raise all this money and show our support for the families and all the grieving".

Then her next tweet got cryptic and downright bad as she complained that people were only donating so much because all of the victims involved were White males.

Just over 24 hours later, the Bruins stood in a circle around centre ice with the Nipawin Hawks for a moment of silence before Game 1 of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League final.

"And we know exactly what that feeling would have felt like".

US preparing new sanctions on Russia over Syria, Haley says
She said Russian Federation had thwarted diplomatic efforts to halt Assad's use of poison gas, leaving no option but force. Antonio Guterres, the United Nations secretary general, urged restraint to avoid escalation in the region.

Fourteen-year-old Philippe Volek told the Canadian Press on Thursday he was sent to the principal's office for violating the school's dress code after wearing a soccer jersey to class as part a nationwide Jersey Day event.

"Partly because we're a big hockey family, and also it has been weighing on us that you hear about so many different tragedies".

David and Nicole D'hondt were watching their son Xavier play during the tournament and were proudly wearing Vancouver Canucks and Toronto Maple Leafs jerseys respectively. Dozens of sports organizations, school boards and local businesses across Canada, the US and even Europe are encouraging their members and students to wear jerseys or green and gold colours on Thursday. She wants to let Humboldt know it is not alone.

"Very tight-knit community, especially the youth hockey in the area", says Chris Beno, President, De Pere Area Youth Hockey. "Those safe travels and those safe trips", she said. Ethan, a leukemia patient, proudly displays his Maple Leafs jersey as he and his mother visited Regional Hospital's Met Campus.

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