Tag Archive | Athletes in Your Community

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 […]

Flashback Series Video of the Day: Interview with Basketball Legend Teresa Weatherspoon

1495Sports is honored to bring this Flashback Series interview with Basketball Legend Teresa Weatherspoon from 2015. In it Teresa shares about the importance of basketball and being able to give back to others and other amazing topics:

Flashback Series Video of the Day: Brooklyn Nets Giving Back

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Flashback Series Video of the Day as we gave this look at Brooklyn Nets stars Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Jarrett Allen team up with representatives from Key Food and BSE Global to distribute food to families in need from 2018 For the full coverage fans are encouraged to […]

1495Sports Flashback Series a Look at the New York Liberty Giving Back

One of the many reasons why 1495Sports started is to serve the world of sports as a more positive media outlet and allow for the Athletes and Teams who are giving back in the community an outlet to tell their stories. Here is a look at thew New York Liberty giving back to the Abbot […]

1495SportsTV look at the Host WNBA Her Time To Play Clinic

Fans are encouraged to check out the latest Athletes In Your Community Feature as the WNBA Celebrated National Girls and Women in Sports Day with the Her Time to Play Clinic, as Dallas Wings Forward Azura Stevens, Legend Taj McWilliams-Franklin and other volunteers from the league gave their time and wisdom to 50 girls from […]