Tag Archives: 2014 Hope Week

Day 3 of HOPE Week recognizes Friends of Jaclyn

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The story of the Friends of Jaclyn foundation began when Jaclyn Murphy was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor and only given a 30% chance of survival when she was only nine years old. If there was anything Jaclyn was passionate about, it was her love for the sport lacrosse and after hearing her story, the Northwestern ...

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Day 2 of HOPE Week honors Career Gear

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On Day 2 of HOPE Week, Derek Jeter, Alfonso Soriano, Jacoby Ellsbury, Hiroki Kuroda and Brian Roberts recognized and honored a group called Career Gear, helping the honorees get fitted in new suits which were provided by DKNY. Career Gear, which was founded by Gary Field, is an organization that helps promote economic independence of low-income men ...

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Yankees kick off 2014 HOPE Week

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Every year, the New York Yankees kick off HOPE (Helping Other Persevere and Excel) Week, a week in which the Yankees bring to light remarkable stories that hope to inspire others in their community. This is the sixth year the Yankees have done HOPE Week and it's my favorite week in the entire baseball season ...

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