Thunder Donate Record
$550,683 To Charity

STOCKTON, Calif. – The Stockton Thunder in conjunction with its charitable arm, the Stockton Thunder and Lightning Foundation, announced that they raised a record $550,683 for charity in 2008-09.

The Thunder broke their record of more than $400,000 from 2007-08 and increased their charity total for the past three years to more than $1.1 million.

The Thunder are the ECHL affiliate of Edmonton of the National Hockey League and Springfield of the American Hockey League. Charlie Huddy, who coached in the ECHL in 1996-97, is an assistant coach with the Oilers.

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