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Devin McCourty Helps Raise $220k for Tackle Sickle Cell

Posted on Oct 26, 2017 | 0 comments

New England Patriots All-Pro Safety, Devin McCourty teamed up with Boston Medical Center and Next Step to host “Tackle Sickle Cell Casino Night” presented by Rockport Mortgage on Monday, October 16th. The event, which took place at Royale in Boston, was an enormous success, generating a net profit of $220,000 which will support Next Step’s free year-round programming for teenagers and young adults living with sickle cell disease as well as the Center of Excellence in Sickle Cell Disease at Boston Medical Center. The venue was filled with almost 400 attendees including a number of Devin’s New...

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Jason McCourty Hosts Tackle Sickle Cell Comedy Night Cleveland

Posted on Oct 26, 2017 | 0 comments

On Monday night, November 13th, Cleveland Browns Cornerback Jason McCourty Presents Tackle Sickle Cell Comedy Night taking place at the Cleveland Improv. This fundraiser supports the Tackle Sickle Cell Campaign started by Jason and his twin brother, Patriots safety, Devin McCourty. The proceeds will be donated to University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Childrens Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio. The show, presented by the Cleveland Browns, features two of America’s most popular comedians Gary Owen & Guy Torry. There are sponsorship packages available which include a Pre-Show Meet &...

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Monday Night Bowling with Big Blue

Posted on Aug 29, 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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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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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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