Garth Brooks spent some of his time off the stage in Baltimore at a youth baseball camp he hosted in connection with Teammates for Kids and ProCamps.
In the midst of NFL playoff mania last weekend, over 100 children from South Florida had the privilege of participating in a youth football camp in Fort Lauderdale, which was made possible by Garth Brooks, Teammates for Kids, and ProCamps.
The Zone at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston recently hosted a traditional tea party for patients and their families.
Four players from NHL's Minnesota Wild paid a special holiday visit to patients and their families in the Child Life Zone at Children's Minnesota last week. Team captain Mikko Koivu, defenseman Nate Prosser, forward Thomas Vanek, and goalie Niklas Backstrom gave out hugs and high-fives, posed for pictures, and spent quality time with the kids. They even challenged them to some friendly bubble hockey competition.
When Kyle O’Quinn talks, people listen! That’s the hope of Kravis Children’s Hospital at Mount Sinai in New York, where O’Quinn recently paid a visit to the Child Life Zone and recorded a public service announcement about the importance of the flu vaccination in a hospital environment. Joining members of the hospital’s Youth Advisory Council in the KidZone TV studio, O’Quinn recited the campaign’s slogan, “Get your flu shot today, you’ll be OK!”
The Zone at Kravis Children's Hospital at Mount Sinai was the perfect location for a visit this week from 2015 Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry of the University of Alabama. The special event was coordinated by Companions in Courage, a nonprofit founded by hockey star Pat LaFontaine, in conjunction with the Heisman Trust.
For one afternoon in the middle of his six-show run at the Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, Garth Brooks stepped up to the plate instead of stepping on stage.
Last Saturday at Tony Gwynn Stadium at San Diego State University, one hundred young athletes from Boys & Girls Clubs of San Diego, King Chavez Primary School, & Tickets for Kids Charities participated in a youth baseball camp presented by Garth Brooks, Teammates for Kids, and ProCamps.
Kyle Rudolph, tight end for the Minnesota Vikings and a Teammate since 2012, hosted a youth football camp this summer at Kuhlman Field in Edina, just outside the Twin Cities.
Eight Teammates on the World Champion Kansas City Royals.