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In a Return to New York City, Jeter and Turn2 Foundation Earn $1.5 Million at Annual Fundraiser

Although one year removed from the end of his illustrious baseball career, Derek Jeter was back in New York City on Monday night in yet another comfortable setting and once again amongst some familiar faces. For the nineteenth consecutive year, Jeter and his Turn2 Foundation hosted their annual fundraising dinner,

NBA Members, Past and Present, Partner to Raise Autism Awareness

Representatives from the NBA, Autism Speaks, and the Gillen Brewer School gathered together on Monday at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art to support Tip-off for a Cure, raising awareness for autism as well as funds for research. Autism Speaks ambassadors Deron Williams and his wife Amy were honored at

Stars Fill MSG for Garden of Laughs Benefit

Madison Square Garden hosted All-Stars from both sports and entertainment on Saturday night, in honor of the sold-out Garden of Laughs event presented by MSG Entertainment and the Garden of Dreams Foundation. The event was hosted by actor Steve Schirripa and featured celebrities such as comedian Dane Cook, actor Michael

NBA Makes Grand Impact in NYC during All-Star Weekend

NEW YORK, NY – NBA All-Star weekend highlights many things, most of them being statistical and athletic accomplishments by superstar athletes. But for many, this time is also used to highlight the needs of the communities in which they play, and the platform that NBA players in particular have to

The NBA/ NWBA All-Star Wheelchair Classic Returns to New York City

The 17th annual NBA/NWBA All-Star Wheelchair Classic returned to New York City on Thursday as part of NBA All-Star 2015. Nineteen players from the National Wheelchair Basketball Association (NWBA) took to the hardwood at the Steinberg Wellness Center at Long Island University Brooklyn to compete in the East versus West

Heading into All-Star Weekend, NBA Reaches Goal of Engaging NYC Youth

The NBA set a very lofty goal for its community outreach this season: to engage more than one million New York City youth with fun, fitness-related basketball programming. And they are proud to announce that, with a final push before the All-Star Game, they will reach their mark. On Friday, February

Taste of NFL’s Party with a Purpose Tackles Hunger

—Phoenix, Arizona All season 32 NFL teams strive toward one goal: the opportunity to represent their city at the Super Bowl. On the other end of the field, the Taste of NFL also works hard year-round combating hunger in each of those cities through online campaigns and fundraisers. The two events