Tag Archive | Jake Ballard

Final Citi Field Kids program is Golden as Douglas inspires with her story

The final Citi Field Kids program of 2012 season was indeed a golden one, as 2012 Olympic gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas came in to inspire 150 children from the YMCA of greater New York. The Citi Field Kids program, started in 2009 has been a part of a series on in-season events teaching students the […]

All about heart in the second edition of the Citi Field Kids program

It was all about heart in the second edition of the Citi Field Kids program, which took place prior to the finale between the New York Mets and Cincinnati Reds on Thursday afternoon. On hand to speak at the program was future Hall of Famer John Franco and Master of Ceremonies SNY anchor and reporter […]

1495 Sports photo gallery from Citi Field Kids day

1495 Sports is proud to bring this photo gallery from Citi Field Kids day. Featuring New York Giants tight end Jake Ballard, 2008 Paralympic Games silver medalist Kari Miller, and Michelle Yu of the SNY Network. Posted on April 26, 2012 also seen on the Examiner.com site below: http://www.examiner.com/article/mets-find-ninth-inning-magic-3-2-victory-over-marlins

1495 Sports Community Relations Spotlight: Citi Field Kids Day

New York Giants tight end Jake Ballard, 2008 Paralympic Games silver medalist Kari Miller, and Michelle Yu of the SNY Network were all on hand as a part of the Citi Field Kids program. The trio was on hand to provide inspiration and motivate children from the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), United Neighborhood Houses and the Wheelchair […]