Racing towards a cure with Mike Sweeney


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Cancer affects people in many ways. When an opportunity arises that allows you to challenge the devastation of cancer, it can sometimes be hard to pass up. The Kansas City Royals All-Star, Mike Sweeney, has decided to create his own magic off the field. He has created the “Sween Team” to [...]

Green Bay Packers bring new meaning to the holiday for the Families of Children with Cancer

Green Bay Packers give back to Families of Children with Cancer Christmas Party

GREEN BAY, Wis. — During the holiday season it is easy to get lost in the hustle and bustle. It is also a time for reflection. The Green Bay Packers are making a difference off the field this season. The team has been involved with the Families of Children with Cancer organization for many years. [...]

Calgary Flames burn on and off the ice


CALGARY, ALBERTA — The NHL’s Calgary Flames have started their season, but should also be noticed off the ice. The Flames reach out to the community in the same fashion that the community relies on them for entertainment and fun. The Flames have ongoing partnerships with surrounding communities and player programs to help promote awareness [...]

Real Madrid Coach donates to Foundation


MADRID — Cancer affects one in three people at some stage in their lives, according to Cancer Research UK. Sir Bobby Robson, former English football player and coach, and mentor to Real Madrid’s coach Jose Mourinho, was victim to this statistic. According to the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation website, “Sir Bobby Robson fought cancer an [...]

11 yr old pitches after losing hand


Hutto, Ga. — Challenges are something we face on a daily basis, but our strength is shown when we work to overcome obstacles. Eleven-year-old Toby Jordan “T.J.” Andrews lost his left hand in an accident. Andrews, an avid baseball player and fan, is now playing for the Bainbridge Bearcats travel ball team in his hometown [...]