Tag Archive | Teams in Your Community

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 […]

Black Wolves and Sun join forces with Connecticut sports teams in support of 4-CT

The New England Black Wolves and Connecticut Sun, along with the Hartford Athletic, Hartford Yard Goats, Connecticut Whale, Hartford Wolf Pack, Bridgeport Sound Tigers and Norwich Sea Unicorns, have joined together in support of 4-CT, a statewide COVID-19 relief fund. The 4-CT Relief Fund was created to help the residents of Connecticut by directly connecting […]

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 […]

Lake Elsinore Storm Stepping up in California Community

Hope sports is something that has always provided heroes and memorable moments for people and the communities that they are in during their darkest moments and their darkest hours. Even though people may not be able to see their favorite athletes in person, all the sports teams in America have been able to step up […]

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 […]

Mets Announce 2019 Metsgiving Initiative

The New York Mets announced the return of their MetsGiving initiative, which encompasses a series of programs in November and December that focuses on helping the community during the holiday season. The events, including food and coat drives, a turkey giveaway, and a holiday party for kids will feature Mets players, front-office staff, corporate partners […]