NFL & NHL Athletes Charity Golf for First Step Foundation 

NFL & NHL professional athletes will play in the third annual Power to Move Classic charity golf event. Brandon Graham, TJ Lang, Matt Hunwick, Jerel Worthy are among those who play July 10th benefitting the First Step Foundation. The Foundation provides scholarships for individuals who suffer from loss of mobility due to spinal cord injuries, cerebral […]

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Javon McKinley rolls out charity bowling for Uplifting Athletes

Notre Dame wide receiver Javon McKinley & other Irish football players raise money for rare diseases at local bowling event for Uplifting Athletes. Source: Notre Dame WR Javon McKinley back on a roll in charity bowling — and in football

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Bryan Bickell To Retire After Season’s End; Teammates Surprise Him at 2017 Walk MS

After being surprised earlier in the morning by his teammates at the MS Walk, Carolina’s Bryan Bickell, revealed he has decided to retire. Bickell recently returned to the ice after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Source: http://www.canescountry.com/platform/amp/2017/4/8/15229290/bryan-bickells-carolina-hurricanes-surprise-2017-walk-ms-bickellbrave-multiple-sclerosis Source: Hurricanes’ Bickell retires to cap emotional day

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‘Eliminate paralysis:’ Former Seahawk Lockette promotes spinal cord research in Olympia

                        OLYMPIA, Wash. – A fierce hit during a 2015 game against the Dallas Cowboys knocked Seahawk Ricardo Lockette out of his football career, but helped him into becoming a top ambassador for spinal cord research for the Seattle Science Foundation. Source: ‘Eliminate paralysis:’ […]

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Alex Ovechkin to auction custom skates for charity

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin will wear Russian-American themed Bauer Vapor 1X skates for pregame warmups as part of Russian Heritage Night when the Capitals host the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday. All proceeds benefit the American Special Hockey Association (ASHA). Source: Alex Ovechkin to auction custom skates for charity

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Eric LeGrand to receive 2017 Warrior Award

Eric LeGrand, a motivational speaker and former Rutgers University football standout, will receive The Warrior Award at the 2017 WWE Hall of Fame Ceremony on Friday, March 31. Source: Eric LeGrand to receive 2017 Warrior Award

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Celebrities support 16th Annual Shane’s Inspiration Gala

Celebrities support Shane’s Inspiration 16th Annual Gala. Shane’s Inspiration builds playground parks equipped especially for people with disability challenges. Celebrities Who Give host Erin Mooney interviews the Master of Ceremonies & Honoree Andy Garcia, Honoree Georgianna Kelman, Kent & Karen Shocknek, J.K. Simmons, David Koechner & Leigh Koechner, Mena Suvari, Lia McHugh, Jamie Brewer, Cedric Yarbrough, […]

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Desperately Seeking Susan’s Stuff: Lucci Donating Items From Closet For Charity

Susan’s items are being auctioned on the website Everything but the House. Part of the proceeds benefits a cerebral palsy charity. Source: Desperately Seeking Susan’s Stuff: Lucci Donating Items From Closet For Charity

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Lackawanna man meets his favorite country star thanks to new charity

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Austin Davis is a big country music fan — especially Brad Paisley. “The country music awards, we play them on YouTube nonstop,” his mother, Francine Adams, said with a chuckle. “It’s always Brad.” The man and his family went to the show courtesy of Band-Aids, a new local charity started by Scranton […]

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Coatbridge artist Sean Mooney helping raise money for charity by donating work to young fan

Dad-of-two Sean Mooney has just completed his fourth painting for little Jay Beatty, a 13-year-old from Northern Ireland who has Down’s Syndrome. Sean’s pieces of work include Jay with former Rangers player Fernando Ricksen which raised money for Motor Neurone Disease Scotland. He also painted him with Rangers Lionel Messi and singer Paolo Nutini. Read […]

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