Today is a VERY special day for The Thomas E. Smith Foundation as well as the entire paralysis community!!! We are extremely proud to announce the Dance For Paralysis X Krewella X Electric Family bracelet as our first philanthropic project to benefit paraplegics and quadriplegics around the world. 100% of the proceeds from each bracelet will be donated directly to Dance […]
During the first weekend of Frozen Fenway 2014 NESN aired their interview with Thomas E. Smith Foundation Co-Founder Thomas E. Smith where he discussed his story as well as ice hockey’s first warning track, the Look-Up Line™.
Foundation Co-Founder Thomas Smith recently had the opportunity to sit down with NPR’s Robin Young on “Here and Now” to discuss his story and how it helped him develop the Look-Up Line ™. Click the image above to hear Thomas’ entire interview from NPR’s “Here and Now”
THE BOSTON GLOBE, DEC 30, 2013: Hockey isn’t new to Fenway Park, but when the game returned there Saturday night to kick off Frozen Fenway, the look of the ice surface itself was one brush stroke different. The traditional lines of red and blue, nearly as essential to hockey as the stick and puck, were accompanied […]
BOSTON, MA- The Look-Up Line™, founded by The Thomas E. Smith Foundation, will be implemented at Citi Frozen Fenway 2014. The Look-Up Line™, ice hockey’s first warning track; is an adjunct to decreasing the risk of head and catastrophic spinal cord injuries. It is a preventive approach to making hockey safer without affecting the game’s […]
JOHNNY BOYCHUK’S INJURY SPARKS DEBATE OVER PREVENTING SEVERE HEAD AND NECK INJURY IN HOCKEY -The LOOK-UP LINE™ may be the Answer- BOSTON, December 5, 2013- Last night Boston Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk suffered an injury resulting from a hit by Montreal Canadian Max Pacioretty. While scrambling for the puck, Boychuk was hit by Pacioretty and because […]