Joining forces, HFD and HPD Play Ball at Dunkin’ Donuts Park in 1st Annual Julio Lozada Softball Classic

(HARTFORD, Tuesday, June 13, 2017) – The Julio Lozada Foundation is proud to announce that the 1st Annual Julio Lozada Softball Classic will be held on Saturday, September 23rd, at Dunkin’ Donuts Park.

The Hartford Fire Department and the Hartford Police Department bring it on in this bragging rights fundraiser to provide education mentorships and scholarships for students in the Greater Hartford region.

"I'm grateful for the Lozada Foundation's tremendous and longstanding commitment to Hartford's kids,” said Mayor Luke Bronin. “Our dedicated firefighters and police have always been great partners of the Lozada Foundation, and I look forward to seeing them square off on the field to have some fun and raise some money to support the foundation's mission."

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Hartford PAL Brings Ice Hockey To City Youth

HARTFORD — Until a few months ago, 12-year-old Imanol Gomez had played only basketball and baseball, the least-expensive team sports in a city that tries to stretch every dollar.

Then an opportunity emerged for Gomez and others in the Hartford Police Athletic League.

Want to try ice hockey? For free?

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