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LIVE, ONE-HOUR FUNDRAISING EVENT TO AIR SIMULTANEOUSLY ON FOUR BROADCAST AND 26 CABLE NETWORKS INCLUDING FOX AND FOX SPORTS 2 July 9, 2014 (Los Angeles / New York) and Building on three historic fundraising telecasts in 2008, 2010 and 2012, the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), will return to primetime television on Friday, September 5, 2014, at 8 pm ET & PT / 7 pm CT.

STAMFORD, CONN. and NEW YORK, June 26, 2014 and WWE® and FOX Sports today announced that Celebrating Champions: 2014 Special Olympics USA Games, a one-hour television event chronicling the passion, dedication and determination of America's most inspiring athletes during the week-long celebration of the 2014 USA Games, will air on FOX Sports 1 this Monday, June 30 at 7 pm ET. The special, produced by WWE, will be hosted by Mike Hill and Molly McGrath of FOX Sports 1's America's Pregame. Customers of participating video providers can also watch via FOX Sports GO, the app that provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content through iOS and Android devices, as well as on desktops through FOXSportsGO.com.

Hour-Long Special, Hosted by Mike Hill and Molly McGrath, Chronicles Week-Long Celebration of the 2014 USA Games

Boys & Girls Clubs of America inducted the 2014 Class into its Alumni Hall of Fame at its 108th National Conference at a ceremony hosted by actor and Boys & Girls Clubs alumnus Courtney B. Vance. The reception features the presentation of iconic Gold-plated Boys & Girls Club lifetime membership cards and a performance by Hall of Fame members Kool & the Gang immediately following the ceremony.

TORRANCE, Calif. - The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) and FOX Sports announced a wide-ranging partnership today, making FOX Sports and its family of networks the premier sponsor of AYSO and presenting partner of AYSO's 50th Anniversary.

Veterans and Gold Star Pin families will get to enjoy a Detroit Tigers game at Comerica Park as part of FOX Sports Supports and the Military Veteran's Program (MVP) and Mario Impemba's salute to those who served and the families impacted by the loss of a loved one in support of our nation. MVP opens the 2014 season on Monday, April 21, when the Detroit Tigers host the Chicago White Sox at 7:08 p.m.

FOX Sports Pledges Two-Year Commitment to Both Charities; Recognizes Other Annual Initiatives Los Angeles - FOX Sports Supports, FOX Sports' charitable initiative is proud and excited to announce its partnerships with the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and Stand Up To Cancer through 2015. During this time, FOX Sports focuses its resources toward these two organizations in campaigns that span all FOX Sports assets and premier events beginning with the Daytona 500 this month.

2014 USA Games To Be Promoted Across 21st Century Fox's Channels, Including Televised Special on FOX Sports 1 LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ --The 2014 Special Olympics USA Games announced today 21st Century Fox, the world's premier portfolio of cable, broadcast, film, pay TV and satellite assets spanning six continents, has signed on as a Founding Partner of the 2014 USA Games, which will be held June 14-21, 2014. With a reach of nearly 1.5 billion subscribers in more than 100 local languages, 21st Century Fox will serve as the Official Presenting Media Sponsor and will provide broad exposure for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games across its U.S. channels which include FOX News Channel, FOX Business Network, FOX Broadcasting, FOX Sports, FX, National Geographic Channel, and 28 local stations, as well as FOX Sports 1, which will air a one-hour recap special.

Feeding America, Johns Hopkins Medicine & STOMP Out Bullying Selected for Year-Long Campaigns LOS ANGELES -- FOX Sports Supports, FOX Sports Media Group's charitable initiative is proud and excited to announce that it is partnering with Johns Hopkins Medicine, STOMP Out Bullying and Feeding America in 2013 in a newly structured program intended to maximize exposure and awareness for each organization.

Division's Charitable Initiative Begins Fourth Year Supporting Vital Organizations During Network's NFL, MLB, NASCAR & College Football Coverage Los Angeles, CA and FOX Sports Supports, FOX Sports' charitable initiative, is partnering in 2011 with four new organizations through its NFL, MLB, NASCAR and national college football broadcasts. The announcement was made today by Bill Wanger, Executive Vice President, FOX Sports and co-creator of FOX Sports Supports. FSS' 2011 campaign begins this weekend at The Daytona 500 with NASCAR on FOX's partnership with The Association of Hole in the Wall Camps, an international family of camps and programs that provide life-changing experiences to children with serious medical conditions.