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2017 McCourty Twins Tackle Sickle Cell 5K Run/Walk

Posted on Apr 12, 2017 | 0 comments

Twin brothers and NFL defensive backs, Jason & Devin McCourty are hosting the 2017 McCourty Twins Tackle Sickle Cell 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, June 10, 2017. at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ. The Tackle Sickle Cell Campaign, which is a partnership between the McCourty twins and Embrace Kids Foundation, aims to educate the public, increase blood donors and raise money & awareness for the fight against sickle cell disease. On June 10th, Jason & Devin will be joined by fellow members of the NFL & Rutgers football community. Liberty State Park is a beautiful setting that...

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Mike’s Knights Football Camp 2017

Posted on Mar 29, 2017 | 0 comments

On Saturday, June 17th, 2017, former Rutgers standout and current Detroit Lions fullback, Michael Burton is hosting Mike’s Knights football camp at his former High School in Chester, New Jersey. This one day event will raise funds to support children and families battling cancer, with all proceeds being donated to Mike’s Knights, a charitable initiative launched by Michael Burton in partnership with Embrace Kids Foundation. The camp is for boys and girls between the ages of 5-14 and runs from 10:00am – 1:00pm on Saturday, June 17, 2017. All attendees will receive a T-Shirt, an...

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Rutgers alums unite to raise $50K for Embrace Kids

Posted on Mar 25, 2017 | 0 comments

As Devin McCourty accepted his tiny trophy for lowest bowling score among the five Rutgers alums co-hosting the Super Rally at the Alley, the New England Patriots star made a fuss of flashing his Super Bowl ring to the crowd. When McCourty turned around to hand off the microphone, the scowl on Atlanta Falcons star Mohamed Sanu’s face told him he would be wise to head in another direction. It was all in good fun, of course, as the former Rutgers teammates kept their priorities straight. Sure, the Patriots beat the Falcons in Super Bowl LI with a record 25-point comeback, but it...

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2017 SUPER Rally at the Alley

Posted on Feb 18, 2017 | 0 comments

On Friday Night, March 24, 2017, the Super Rally at the Alley features five of Rutgers most successful and charitable pro athletes compete alongside former teammates and Rutgers fans to raise money for children with cancer, sickle cell and other blood disorders. Brian Leonard, Devin & Jason McCourty, Mohamed Sanu and Mike Burton will be among the two dozen for Rutgers/NFL stars on hand. This fundraiser, benefiting Embrace Kids Foundation, will be held at Bowlmor Chelsea Piers in NY, NY. There is a strong bond between former Scarlet Knights football stars and Embrace Kids Foundation....

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Jason McCourty Tackle Sickle Cell Comedy Night

Posted on Oct 11, 2016 | 0 comments

On Monday night, November 14th, Tennessee Titans Cornerback Jason McCourty hosts Tackle Sickle Cell Comedy Night taking place at Zanie’s in Nashville. This fundraiser supports the Tackle Sickle Cell Campaign started by Jason and his twin brother, Patriots safety, Devin McCourty. The show will be headlined by comedian Nore Davis, who himself has Sickle Cell Disease. There are general admission tickets and a limited amount of VIP tickets which include a pre-show meet & greet with Jason McCourty, along with photo opp and autographed picture. Click Here to Purchase Tickets Now! Jason...

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Frank Lampard Meets Fans in NYC

Posted on Oct 9, 2016 | 0 comments

Lunar Sports Group secured the services of Frank Lampard, a famous English soccer player who now plays in the MLS for the New York City FC, to drop by a series New York City Bars to meet with fans. The visits came on October 5th and 7th, 2016 as a reward for the four bars being named one of New York City’s best soccer bars in a contest put on by the Daily Mail and Heineken. It allowed people to vote on bars throughout the city and selected the four that received the most votes as winners. “We’ve put a lot of work in to being a good soccer bar,” said Nick Murphy, owner of Bar 43. “We put in...

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