FOX MLB insider Ken Rosenthal continues his partnership with BowTie Cause during the 2017 season. Check back regularly to see which causes Ken is supporting each game.
Aug. 12, 2017: Andy Caress Melanoma Foundation
Aug. 5, 2017: The Jessie Rees Foundation aims to ensure that every child fighting cancer has the support and resources they need to Never Give Up. The foundation’s core programs are to assist families, rally communities, mobilize celebrities and athletes and inspire the world to Never Give Up for courageous kids battling cancer.
July 22, 2017: The Pablove Foundation, named after Pablo Thrailkill Castelaz who at six years old lost his valiant yearlong battle with bilateral Wilms’ Tumor, is dedicated to the daily global fight against childhood cancer and the suffering that comes in its wake.
July 15, 2017: The Lymphoma Research Foundation is the nation’s largest non-profit dedicated exclusively to lymphoma. The Foundation seeks to positively impact all those affected by lymphoma by investing millions of dollars each year in lymphoma-specific research and providing educational resources and support services that offer hope for a better tomorrow. The Foundation’s mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve all those touched by this blood cancer.
2017 MLB All-Star Game: The Jason Motte Foundation, founded by Jason and Caitlin Motte, provides comfort and care, where there is a need, for those affected directly or indirectly by cancers of all kinds.
July 8, 2017: The Alzheimer’s Association provides free services to affected individuals, caregivers and the community. With another individual diagnosed every 66 seconds, their vision is a world without Alzheimer’s.
July 1, 2017: Purple Heart Homes was formed to build ramps, widen doorways and remodel bathrooms to help disabled veterans of all ages and their caretakers age with dignity.
June 24, 2017: Old Skool Café is a youth-run supper club in San Francisco, providing a supportive environment to help youth maintain employment and be successful in all aspects of their lives.
June 17, 2017: Stand Up To Cancer is a grassroots movement which has funded 20 “Dream Teams” and 46 early-career researchers through its Innovative Research Grants, which support high-risk projects with the potential for “high reward” in terms of saving lives.
June 10, 2017: Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) is a national non-profit organization based in Newtown, Conn., led by several family members whose loved ones were killed in the tragic mass shooting at Sandy Hook School. SHP focuses on preventing gun violence (and other forms of violence) BEFORE it happens through its results-proven FREE Know The Signs Violence Prevention Programs on mental health & wellness, identification of at-risk behaviors, and how to take action and get help before a situation escalates.
June 3, 2017: MitoAction is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for children, adults and families living with mitochondrial disease through support, education, outreach, advocacy and clinical research initiatives.
May 27, 2017: Boot Campaign is a national charitable organization dedicated to promoting patriotism for America and our military community; raising awareness of the unique challenges service members face during and post-service; and providing assistance to military personnel, past and present, and their families.
May 18, 2017: JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes, having raised more than $2 billion since its founding in 1970.
May 6, 2017: The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, the world’s largest health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education, and patient services, focuses on finding cures and ensuring sustainable access to quality, affordable, coordinated care.
April 29, 2017: The National Kidney Foundation, a major voluntary nonprofit health organization, is dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by kidney disease and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.
April 22, 2017: The Lupus Foundation of America is dedicated to finding the causes of and cure for lupus and to providing support and services to all people affected by lupus.
April 15, 2017: Rock CF funds life-changing research initiatives and uses fitness, the arts, entertainment and fashion to heighten awareness and ultimately improve the quality of life for patients living with cystic fibrosis.
April 8, 2017: LUNGevity is firmly committed to improving outcomes for people living with lung cancer by accelerating research into early detection and more effective treatments, as well as by providing community, support and education for those affected by the disease.
April 5, 2017: Career Gear provides professional clothing, mentoring and life-skills to help men in poverty become stronger contributors to their families and communities.