Tag Archive | Athletes in Your Community

Athletes In Your Community: Solomon Thomas

The sport of football and their athletes go beyond just the tackles and the great plays that are seen on the field on any given Sunday. An example of someone who takes the time to give back to the community is that of defensive tackle Solomon Thomas, who started up The Defensive Line, a foundation […]

Former NFL Stars Continue Their “Pivot to Pink” Initiative at Charity Walk This Sunday, October 16 in Central Valley, NY

 Former NFL stars and co-hosts of the popular “The Pivot Podcast”, Ryan Clark, Fred Taylor and Channing Crowder, will be in attendance to support The American Cancer Society’s 26th annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Hudson Valley event this Sunday, October 16 at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets in Central Valley, NY between 7:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. The nation’s largest and […]

Borough of Brooklyn receives new Schoolyard thanks to partnership by Trust for Public Land, Brooklyn Nets, the New York Liberty, Kevin Durant and the Environmental Protection

Trust for Public Land, with support from the Brooklyn Nets & New York Liberty Foundation, Kevin Durant Charity Foundation, and the NYC Department of Environmental Protection, celebrated the opening of the newly renovated schoolyard at the Juan Morel Campos Secondary School in Brooklyn. The schoolyard is part of Trust for Public Land’s New York City Playgrounds […]

Brooklyn Nets and New York Liberty Partner With Hospital for Special Surgery to Open Food Pantry

In order to help combat food insecurity in Brooklyn, the Brooklyn Nets, New York Liberty and Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) have teamed up to launch The Brooklyn Nets and New York Liberty Food Pantry presented by HSS. The food pantry will be located at P.S. 12 and M.S. 484 in the Ocean Hill Brownsville […]

Washington Mystics Star Shatori Walker-Kimbrough to Grant D.C. Families Back-To-School Shopping Spree Tanger Outlets National Harbor

Washington Mystics guard Shatori Walker-Kimbrough is teaming up with Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation, Delivering Good and Martha’s Table “Get Ready 4 School Giveaway,” by providing a local family with a back-to-school shopping spree at Washington, D.C. Metro Area’s upscale Tanger Outlets National Harbor. On Monday, July 26, Walker-Kimbrough will be joined by Ra’Chelle Dennis and her […]

Gotham FC Players Volunteer for SAGE Eldercare Meals-on-Wheels Program

On Friday, April 23, the NJ/NY Gotham FC Player Community Outreach Committee spent their day off giving back. Gotham FC players participated in the Meals-on-Wheels program provided by SAGE Eldercare of Summit, New Jersey, that saw them delivering food to local seniors for the day. SAGE Eldercare is a private, nonprofit organization, started in 1954, that […]

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 […]