Athletes in Your Community

Baltimore Orioles Nominate Hanser Alberto for 2020 Roberto Clemente Award

VIDEO: In honor of his Nomination for the 2020 Roberto Clemente Award the Baltimore Orioles put together the video highlights of the Infielder Hanser Alberto Giving Back to the Community. The Baltimore Orioles and Major League Baseball announced that Hanser Alberto has been named the Orioles’ 2020 nominee for the prestigious Roberto Clemente Award. The […]

Brenden Dillon and MSE Foundation Donate 10,000 Face Masks Across MedStar Health, DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table

Washington Capitals defenseman Brenden Dillon and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation have teamed up to donate 10,000 3-ply Level 2 medical face masks to the following non-profit organizations: MedStar Health, DC Central Kitchen (DCCK) and Martha’s Table in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. MedStar Health received 6,000 masks, while both Washington, D.C., based food assistance […]

Indiana Fever Natalie Achonwa has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award

Indiana Fever center Natalie Achonwa has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award for outstanding leadership and commitment to the community, the WNBA announced today. The award, which is named in honor of WNBA legend and Hall of Famer Dawn Staley, was created to recognize a WNBA player who best exemplifies the characteristics of a […]

Alex Ovechkin ‘We Will Skate Again’ T-Shirt and Face Masks Now Available with All Proceeds Benefitting Community Programs

The Washington Capitals continue to make a positive impact in the community as star Alex Ovechkin has been making ‘We Will Skate Again’ T-Shirts and Face Masks and other amazing Items that are now for purchase in the Alex Ovechkin Store.   All proceeds from T-shirt sales benefit the Tucker Road Ducks, while all proceeds from […]

T.J. Oshie Launches COVID-19 Relief Auction Benefitting MedStar Georgetown University Hospital

Capitals forward T.J. Oshie has launched a COVID-19 Relief Auction benefitting the COVID-19 Critical Needs Fund at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. The auction is currently open on Handbid and concludes Wednesday, June 17, at 3 p.m. Select items in the auction include a 30-minute Zoom call with Oshie for the winner and up to 10 […]

Capitals Players Backstrom, Holtby, Wilson and DC 101’s Elliot Segal Announce 2019-20 So Kids Can Beneficiaries

As part of their So Kids Can initiative, Capitals players Nicklas Backstrom, Braden Holtby and Tom Wilson, along with Elliot Segal from the Elliot in the Morning Show, announced today they are splitting an initial $36,000 raised through the 2019-20 So Kids Can Starting Lineup Auction between The Greater Washington Urban League (GWUL) and DC […]

Braden and Brandi Holtby Launch ‘Get Off the Bench for Racial Equality’ Auction Benefitting Black Lives Matter DC and The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

Capitals goaltender @Holts170 and his wife Brandi have launched a 'Get Off the Bench for Racial Equality' auction benefitting @DMVBlackLives and @civilrightsorg. The Holtbys will donate $5,000 to each organization and match funds raised through auction.https://t.co/eR2hMZrow1 — Washington Capitals (@Capitals) June 8, 2020 Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby and wife Brandi have launched a ‘Get […]