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2017 Tackle Sickle Cell Casino Night Boston

Posted on Aug 29, 2017 | 0 comments

New England Patriots All-Pro safety, Devin McCourty, is hosting the 2017 Tackle Sickle Cell Casino Night in Boston on Monday, October 16, 2017. This fundraiser takes place from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (VIP Red Carpet at 6:30pm) at Royale, located at 279 Tremont Street in Boston and benefits two Boston area nonprofits, Boston Medical Center and Next Step. In 2013, Devin McCourty and his twin brother Jason, who plays for the Cleveland Browns, partnered with New Jersey based non-profit, Embrace Kids Foundation to launch their Tackle Sickle Cell campaign. Since then, they’ve hosted multiple blood...

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Monday Night Bowling with Big Blue

Posted on Aug 28, 2017 | 0 comments

East Rutherford, NJ – On Monday, November 6, 2017, New York Giants linebacker, JT Thomas is hosting “Monday Night Bowling.” This charity bowling event benefits Intensive Therapeutics, and takes place at AMF Wallington Lanes, which is located at 299 Paterson Avenue in Wallington, NJ. JT Thomas will be joined by many of his NY Giants teammates at this event. Intensive Therapeutics is a 501 (c) (3), non-profit, charitable organization that provides group and individual occupational therapy services to children with autism and children with hemiplegia, from stroke, CP, and brain injury....

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McCourty Twins Supporting Students with Sickle Cell

Posted on Jun 19, 2017 | 0 comments

In honor or World Sickle Cell Day, June 19th, Embrace Kids Foundation announced that The McCourty Twins Tackle Sickle Cell Campaign will be covering the full cost of college books for all Embrace Kids Scholarship recipients that have sickle cell! Last week, Embrace Kids announced they will cover the full cost of tuition at community/county college for all of their current patients. Tackle Sickle Cell, launched in 2013, is a partnership between NFL stars Devin & Jason McCourty and Embrace Kids Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit located in New Brunswick, New Jersey. The proceeds from Tackle...

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2017 Sanu’s Crew Football Camp

Posted on May 22, 2017 | 0 comments

On Thursday evening, June 22nd, 2017, former Rutgers star and current Atlanta Falcons wide receiver, Mohamed Sanu will host the 2017 Sanu’s Crew Football Camp, for kids Kindergarten through 8th grade. The camp, which takes place at South Brunswick High School, 750 Ridge Rd, Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, is free of charge and runs from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. The event will feature non-contact football drills and training tips and all attendees will receive a T-Shirt and an autographed picture of Mohamed Sanu. Sanu holds the record for career receptions in the Big East with 210 as well as...

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Mike Piazza Helps BSA Raise Over $550k!

Posted on May 8, 2017 | 0 comments

On Wednesday, April 26th, New York Mets Hall of Famer Mike Piazza was the Guest of Honor at the Boy Scouts of America, Northern New Jersey Council Prepared for Life Dinner. Piazza shared his personal story demonstrating the Scouting values. The dinner was held at Mayfair Farms in West Orange and was attended by over 500 Scout alumni, Business Leaders, and Civic Society members! Pat Capra of Lunar Sports Group served as the interviewer for Piazza that evening. The Prepared for Life Dinner serves as the centerpiece for the 2017 Friends of Scouting program to build capacity and support for...

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2017 Anthony Fasano Foundation Bocce Bash

Posted on May 1, 2017 | 0 comments

On Sunday, July 9, 2017, Miami Dolphins tight end and Verona, NJ native, Anthony Fasano will host the 9th Annual Anthony Fasano Foundation Bocce Bash at Verona Park in Verona, NJ. This charity event benefits “Backpacks For Life.” The event, which starts at 10:00am and runs until 5pm, will feature a day long festival around the Bocce Tournament including food vendors. There will also be a special kids zone including games, face painting, balloons and a bouncy house free of charge from 11am-3pm. Back in 2012 the Anthony Fasano Foundation along with dozens of volunteer workers and contractors...

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