Different Teams, Common Goals: Camaraderie, Competition Unite Area Ethnic Groups on the Soccer Field

The following article by Tara Bahrampour of the Washington Post highlights the “common ground” of a soccer/futbol field. Two groups – Uighurs and Kurds – who have had their fair…

Seeds of Peace – basketball clinic today

Several recent NBA draft picks will participate in the Play for Peace basketball clinic at the Seeds of Peace Int’l Camp in Otisfield, Maine. According to the camp website –…

President Barack Obama to Honor 2008 WNBA Champion Detroit Shock at White House

The full press release can be seen at http://www.wnba.com/news/shock_whitehouse_090722.html. (Excerpt below) Prior to the ceremony, the WNBA and the Shock will join forces with United We Serve – a national…

Brightening their night at Yankee Stadium

Kudos to the Yankees for hosting this very special event and for its entire Hope Week initiative. You can learn more about Hope Week and the Yankees’ other community efforts…

Brazilian Football Team Arrives For East African Charity Tour

The team comprising of former national team players arrived in Nairobi over the weekend and headed straight to Burundi to start their three nations charity tour… 20 Jul 2009 Brazil…

GamesCampus Teams with the Fergie Jenkins Foundation

GamesCampus Teams with the Fergie Jenkins Foundation Saturday 07/25/2009 9:39 AM ET – Close-up Media San Jose-based online game publisher, GamesCampus announced that it has established a partnership with Hall…

Dynamo nets malaria charity effort

Houston Business Journal – by Greg Barr Senior Reporter The Houston Dynamo is again teaming up with the Nothing but Nets campaign to help stop the spread of malaria in…

WNBA Toyota Project Rebound – All-Star week activity

The WNBA, the Connecticut Sun, and Toyota are teaming up to unveil a renovated basketball court at the Windham Recreation Center in Willimantic, Conn. WNBA players will be on hand…

Peace Cup starting today

The fourth edition of the Peace Cup, an international soccer tournament that benefits the Peace Dream Foundation starts today in Spain. The foundation sponsors youth soccer events in conflict regions…

NFL PLAYERS ASSOCIATION JOINS PRESIDENT OBAMA IN CALL TO SERVICE

July 23, 2009 (excerpt) NFL Players Association Teams Up with Corporation for National and Community Service To Promote “United We Serve” White House Initiative July 23, 2009 (Washington, D.C.) –…