PFL’s season-ending charity event features Ivanov, Palmer, Siler, Kyle, others

PFL’s season-ending charity event features Ivanov, Palmer, Siler, Kyle, others

PFL, the successor to WSOF, will close out its abbreviated 2017 campaign with a charity event that features some familiar names. “PFL: Washington D.C.” takes place Thursday, Nov. 2, at the Washington Hilton in Washington D.C., and it streams on the promotion’s website, Facebook Live, YouTube and MMAjunkie, among others. The event serves as a partnership project with Fight For Children, “a nonprofit based in Washington D.C. with a mission to ensure all kids in the District of Columbia region, especially those in the highest need areas, receive a quality early education and solid foundation for future success,” according to…

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Lois Pope: Why I Am No Longer Hosting My Charity’s Event at Mar-a-Lago

Lois Pope: Why I Am No Longer Hosting My Charity’s Event at Mar-a-Lago

In the 241 years since America’s founding, millions of citizens of all religions, races, creeds, color, genders and sexual orientation have died — and millions more have been disabled — fighting to protect these values and freedoms. Indeed, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, there are some four million living disabled American veterans and many more who have died. I have spent the last three decades spearheading several national initiatives, including a permanent memorial in Washington, D.C., and a national day of honor, paying tribute to these courageous men and woman who have sacrificed limbs and organs, who have been…

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Donald’s Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week

Another charity announced that it was cancelling plans to hold a gala at US President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club – the ninth to cancel a big-ticket charity event at the club this week. The Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach, a charity focused on the ritzy island’s architectural landmarks, had planned to hold a dinner dance at Mar-a-Lago next March. The foundation was a new customer for Trump’s club, and a potentially lucrative one: It spent $US244,000 ($308,000) on rent and food on a previous gala at another site, according to tax filings. But on Saturday, US time, the foundation said…

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Donaldson hosts annual charity bowling event

Donaldson hosts annual charity bowling event

Blue Jays’ third baseman talks about his third annual BaseBOWL charity bowling tournament in Toronto TORONTO — For one night only, Josh Donaldson was OK with ground balls. The Blue Jays third baseman hosted his third annual BaseBOWL charity bowling tournament on Monday in Toronto to benefit the Jays Care Foundation and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Toronto. "Helping out Big Brothers Big Sisters of Toronto and Jays Care again, we’re very thankful for the fan support that we get," Donaldson said. "And it’s just one way that we try to give back to the community." The money raised in…

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Onscene at Clayton Kershaw’s Pingpong Charity Event

Onscene at Clayton Kershaw’s Pingpong Charity Event

Thursday night marks the fifth annual Kershaw’s Ping Pong 4 Purpose charity event. Although an injury is keeping Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw sidelined for a second straight year, that doesn’t mean the event isn’t as lively as ever. Whether it was Magic Johnson predicting the 2017 Dodgers to win the World Series, or Kershaw donning some flashy socks, ESPN was on hand to capture the scene at Dodger Stadium. Clayton Kershaw and his wife Ellen are hosting their 5th Annual Ping Pong 4 Purpose charity event for their organization, Kershaw’s Challenge, at Dodger Stadium tonight. Clayton Kershaw talks…

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What Is Required To Plan And Host Successful Gala Charity Events?

What Is Required To Plan And Host Successful Gala Charity Events?

Hosting a gala charity event is a huge deal, and you have lots of things to get organized. What is the good cause? There are all kinds of things that can help you get all your ducks in a row, as many others have planned this type of event before. You want to raise a lot of money for your charity, and while you know people will be willing to give, you want to entice many people to attend and enjoy themselves, too. Multiple sources talk about different tips to help you organize a successful gala, so there are no…

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Fundraisers Take Part in 22-Hour Relay for Life Cancer Charity Event

Fundraisers Take Part in 22-Hour Relay for Life Cancer Charity Event

Relay for Life at Monkton Stadium, Jarrow. Fundraisers hit the track for a mammoth 22 hours as they generated tens of thousands of pounds for a cancer charity. The annual Relay for Life took place at Monkton Stadium, in Jarrow, starting yesterday and running into today. Relay for Life at Monkton Stadium, Jarrow. And organisers are confident the 11th such event will smash its Cancer Research UK fundraising target of £75,000. With donations still coming in, the total was well over £60,000 at the time of going to press. The event sees team members take turns to run or walk…

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Karena Lam Attends a Charity Event to Support the Doctors Without Borders

Karena Lam Attends a Charity Event to Support the Doctors Without Borders

(Hongkong July 05, 2017) Karena Lam attended a charity event to support the Doctors Without Borders…. – tungstar3 (Hongkong July 05, 2017) Karena Lam attended a charity event to support the Doctors Without Borders…. – tungstar3 Slide 1 of 9: (Hongkong July 05, 2017) Karena Lam attended a charity event to support the Doctors Without Borders. Karena knew the Doctors Without Borders since she was a junior school student, and when her daughter get injured she personal experience the pain as a mother. She was very pity for the poor children who suffered from war, pestilence and natural disaster etc.…

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Byu-Utah Rivalry Continues to Evolve at Charity Golf Event

Byu-Utah Rivalry Continues to Evolve at Charity Golf Event

SANDY — The “new normal” when it comes to the BYU-Utah football rivalry this summer is good friends, moderately good golf and a good cause. But no fight songs. For probably the first time in the 29-year history of the National Kidney Foundation Coaches Golf Tournament no one was forced to sing — or to attempt to sing — the other school’s fight song. Point of fact, BYU coach Kalani Sitake and Utah coach Kyle Whittingham played in the same group on Monday at Hidden Valley Country Club and Whittingham had to leave early because of a commitment with his…

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Cam Newton ‘Kicking It’ at His Annual Charity Event Friday

Cam Newton ‘Kicking It’ at His Annual Charity Event Friday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — There’s much anticipation to see Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton throw for the first time since undergoing surgery to repair a partially torn rotator cuff. Barring a last-minute setback, it will happen during next week’s Tuesday-Thursday mandatory minicamp. But the more immediate anticipation for the 2015 NFL MVP and folks in the Charlotte area is for Friday’s “Kicking it with Cam” celebrity kickball tournament at Memorial Stadium. Here are 10 things you may or may not see at the event, which last year included celebrity guests Tim Tebow, Allen Iverson, Gary Sheffield, Eddie George, Josh Norman, Cody…

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