Bengals Receiver Announces “Sanu’s Crew” – #365GoodSports

Posted on May 20, 2015 | 0 comments

Former Rutgers star and current Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver, Mohamed Sanu is partnering with Embrace Kids Foundation on a new charitable initiative called “Sanu’s Crew” to benefit under privileged kids with serious health challenges. Sanu’s Crew will offer mentoring, young adult transition support and scholarships to patients from the pediatric programs at Rutgers- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (New Brunswick) and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Embrace Kids Foundation, which will manage the program, is a 501c3 non profit located in New Brunswick, New Jersey, just...

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Hines Ward Recognizes Good Deeds by Teens #365GoodSports

Posted on May 19, 2015 | 0 comments

A number of high school student athletes donate a significant portion of their time to doing community service but much of their work is unheralded, except for their college application. Retired NFL receiver and current broadcaster, Hines Ward wanted to recognize some of these students for their good deeds. As a reward to these high school athletes, Ward will be hosting a Positive Athlete Award ceremony in which he picks twenty-seven student athletes who have done tremendous work in the larger Pittsburgh community. These twenty-seven winners will be chosen out of over one thousand...

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Griffin, McCourty, Orakpo Visit Fort Campbell – #365GoodSports

Posted on May 18, 2015 | 0 comments

Tennessee Titans safety Michael Griffin, cornerback Jason McCourty and outside linebacker Brian Orakpo stopped in the communities of Fort Campbell and Clarksville, TN as part of the Titans Caravan, the team’s annual trip through the Mid-South. That’s today’s #365GoodSports Story. The Titans trio began the day with a stop at the Fort Campbell PX that is open to the base community, but closed to the general public. The Caravan then continued with a public autograph signing at the Academy Sports + Outdoors in Clarksville. Griffin, a two-time Pro Bowl selection, was selected by the...

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Connor Barwin, Mark Sanchez visit train crash victims #365GoodSports

Posted on May 15, 2015 | 0 comments

Two days after a deadly Amtrak train crash in Philadelphia, a couple of Philadelphia Eagles, quarterback Mark Sanchez and defensive linemen Connor Barwin, stopped by Temple University Hospital in North Philly to visit with victims and their families. According to Yahoo’s Sam Cooper, Sanchez and Barwin showed up completely unannounced on Wednesday afternoon and handed out coffee and donuts to hospital staff and victims. Barwin said Thursday that it was Sanchez’s idea to visit the hospital. @CrossingBroad no links, I work at TUH… Here's one of the nurses with Sanchez...

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Steve Weatherford helping pay for Jersey City prom – #365GoodSports

Posted on May 7, 2015 | 0 comments

NY Giants punter Steve Weatherford was nominated for this years Walter Payton Man of the Year Award by the NY Giants. His community service however isn’t limited to just in season, in fact his creativuty is taken to the next level during the off season. For the second year in a row, he held the Weatherford World Champion Foundation’s Project Prom contest which supports anyi-bullying..and that’s todays #365GoodSports story as brought to you by Laura Herzog of NJ Advance Media for The air was thick with dreams in the auditorium of William L. Dickinson High School, and...

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Mets and Orioles Pay Tribute to Brian Moore – #365GoodSports

Posted on May 6, 2015 | 0 comments

Today’s #365GoodSports story comes to us from the New York Mets and Baltimore Orioles (via Fox 5 NY). The two teams took time last night to be a small part of the healing process following the death of 25 year old NYPD officer, Brian Moore. #NYPD pride. #Mets — New York Mets (@Mets) May 5, 2015 The New York Mets wore NYPD hats and held a moment of silence before Tuesday night’s game against Baltimore to honor a police officer who was shot and killed this week while on duty. Officer Brian Moore died Monday, two days after he tried to stop a man...

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