Storm netminder hopes Peace region will help him “Lift the Mask” on mental health

Grande Prairie Storm goaltender Connor McKenzie has launched an awareness and fundraising campaign that he hopes will shine the light on the importance of mental health.

McKenzie feels the “Lift the Mask” program is a great way for people in the Peace region to not only support him and the Storm but to also support a great cause.

“Every one of my saves is now going to be going to a bigger picture beyond just the hockey game. And it gives me something extra to fight for every night when I am in the net. I am going to be fighting for every save that I can, not only to help the team but also to help the people of Grande Prairie raise some funds for mental health.”

“You can either make a one-time donation or make a pledge-per-save donation, both of which you can do at “

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