Tag Archive | Athletes in Your Community

David Benavidez Gives Back to Phoenix Youth

Two-time world champion and Phoenix native David Benavidez will be donating a portion of his fight purse this Saturday, March 13 to the Boys and Girls Club sports program. Those proceeds will be used to sponsor a team in the Boys and Girls Club of the Valley basketball league. Arizona sports fans will be watching […]

News and Notes from the Washington Capitals

Lots happening as the 2021 National Hockey League season is about to begin. Here are the latest news from the Washington Capitals: The Capitals and their players continue to contribute to the community thanks to the Hath’s Heroes fundraiser, the most recent event held in December, raised $12,215 through Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation. Proceeds will […]

Lots Happening for Washington Capitals as 2021 Season about to start

Excitement is starting to build as the Washington Capitals have a few bits of news prior to the start of the season. NBC Sports Washington announced its coverage of the Washington Capitals’ 2020-21 NHL regular season, highlighted by an extensive schedule of live-game coverage; new one-hour gameday programs; and comprehensive written, video and audio content […]

New York Liberty’s Jocelyn Willoughby to Launch Book Club in 2021

The New York Liberty announced Read What You Sow with Jocelyn Willoughby, a book club set to officially launch in February 2020. Read What You Sow will explore the injustices disproportionately facing Black and Brown people within healthcare, education, and other social systems fundamental to the welfare of all people through the lens of women […]

Garnet and Lindsay Hathaway Launch Hath’s Heroes Fundraiser to Benefit D.C.-Area First Responders

Washington Capitals forward Garnet Hathaway and his wife Lindsay, through MSE Foundation, have launched a Hath’s Heroes fundraiser. The fundraiser is currently open at washcaps.com/hathsheroes and concludes Wednesday, Dec. 30 at 3 p.m. Proceeds will be used to fund future Hath’s Heroes initiatives and programming for first responders in the Washington, D.C., region. Select items available at […]

Nic and Paige Dowd Launch Dowd’s Crowd Holiday Fundraiser

Washington Capitals forward Nic Dowd and his wife Paige, through MSE Foundation, have launched a Dowd’s Crowd holiday fundraiser benefitting families of DC Public Schools (DCPS) students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The auction is currently open at washcaps.com/dowdscrowd and concludes Friday, Dec. 18, at 3 p.m. Proceeds will be used to purchase gift cards and […]

Hath’s Heroes Donates More Than 900 Thanksgiving Meals

Front line workers have been tirelessly working to keep everyone safe throughout the pandemic. In recognition of their efforts, Garnet and Lindsay Hathaway wanted to honor their service by recently providing a Thanksgiving holiday spread. Through fan and community support of Hath’s Heroes, the Hathaways’ program was able to join forces once again with SuperFd […]