Tag Archive | Charity Spotlight

Mets and New York Cares Launch Volunteer Challenge

The New York Mets and New York Cares announced on Tuesday the launch of the Mets Volunteer Challenge, which provides fans with a way to participate in meaningful community activities around New York City. Fans will be rewarded with Mets tickets and experience based on the number of volunteer projects completed. New York Cares will […]

1495 Sports Community Relations Spotlight: The Runyon 5K

There are many walks and runs that a person can participate in to help find a cure for cancer, but for four years now The Runyon 5K allows for baseball fans the opportunity of a lifetime-the opportunity to take in the sights of legendary Yankee Stadium. Staring from The Grand Hall, 4,000 cancer survivors, family […]

Cyclones team with CAMBA to help serve more Brooklynites

The Brooklyn Cyclones will team with CAMBA a local area non-profit organization to give fans a unique opportunity to purchase tickets while helping out a great cause. Fans of the Mets minor league affiliate can purchase field box seats ($50 each) and Luxury Suite Access ($175) in support of CAMBA’s night at the Ballpark on […]

1495 Sports TV: Video look at the Take Your Base Run/Walk

1495 Sports is proud to bring this video look at the 2012 Take Your Base Run/Walk as the Brooklyn Cyclones and the American Cancer Society team-up to strikeout cancer. For more information on the American Cancer Society 1495 Sports fans are encouraged to click on the link below: http://www.cancer.org/ Photo Gallery from Charity Walk Season ’12: […]

Heroes of all kinds gather to support a great cause at Citi Field

The summer months are always a good time for heroes, with the mega-blockbuster superhero movies set to break box office records. One does not need a colorful outfit or superpowers to be a hero though, as everyday people can accomplish great deeds with heart, determination and unselfishness. That was the theme on a scorching hot […]

1495 Sports TV: Citi Softball for Heroes event benefiting the Fisher House Foundation

1495 Sports TV is proud to bring this video look at the Citi Softball for Heroes event, which was sponsored by Citibank. The proceeds of the day benefited the Fisher House Foundation. 1495 Sports chatted with Mets-greats Darryl Strawberry and Dwight Gooden to get their thoughts on the event, while also having a chat with […]

1495 Sports Photo Gallery: Citi Softball for Heroes event

1495 Sports is proud to bring this photo gallery from the Citi Softball for Heroes event, which was sponsored by Citibank. Mets-greats Dwight Gooden and Darryl Strawberry were on hand to support 60 lucky fans who had the opportunity to play softball at Citi Field. Proceeds from the day’s event went to the Fisher House Foundation, who […]