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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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2017 Sports Business Academy

Posted on Apr 24, 2017 | 0 comments

The 2017 Sports Business Academy presented by Lunar Sports Group, being held August 7-9, 2017, is for high school and college students looking to gain insight into the business of sports. This three day event, taking place on the Campus of Montclair State University, will educate students to the wide range of jobs that exist within the sports world. We provide students an opportunity to learn about the business from executives who have practical experience in the field. Through lectures, assignments and interactive Q&A sessions we will better prepare students for a career in sports....

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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 Chicago Bears 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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