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  • Good Guy Anthony Rizzo Donates $3.5 Million to Children’s Hospital for Cancer Treatment

    Good Guy Anthony Rizzo Donates $3.5 Million to Children’s Hospital for Cancer Treatment

    Cubs fans don’t really need another reason to love Anthony Rizzo. But they’re getting one anyway. On Monday, Rizzo’s charitable foundation announced that it will be donating $3.5 million to the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Thanks @RizzoFoundation for your $3.5 million gift to help our patients & families https://t.co/3yzvTOTabB. #all4your1 pic.twitter.com/zvKmg9NJft […]

  • Cubs’ World Series Trophy Damaged at Theo Epstein Charity Party (Video)

    Cubs’ World Series Trophy Damaged at Theo Epstein Charity Party (Video)

    Every year, Theo Epstein and his brother throw a party in Boston, stemming back from his Red Sox GM days, called “Hot Stove Cool Music.” As you might imagine from a baseball-themed charity party in Boston featuring live rock music (from Eddie Vedder), things can get a little…crazy. Late into the party (around 1 AM), […]

  • Ezekiel Elliott Salvation Army Kettle Stunt Causes 61% Spike in Donations

    Ezekiel Elliott Salvation Army Kettle Stunt Causes 61% Spike in Donations

    Earlier today we learned that NFL Grinch Roger Goodell decided not to fine Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott for Sunday’s Salvation Army kettle stunt. Now we have more good news. According to Salvation Army spokesperson Lt. Colonel Ron Busroe, the entire organization was pleasantly surprised when Elliott jumped into a giant Salvation Army kettle after […]

  • DeMarcus Cousins Surprises a Needy Family with a Car (Video)

    DeMarcus Cousins Surprises a Needy Family with a Car (Video)

    Maybe it’s the holiday spirit. Maybe it’s the fact that basketball players make billions of dollars per year. Or maybe the rise of social media compels athletes to do nice stuff for strangers. Whatever it is, seeing players reach out to needy families with nice gestures is a trend we can all get behind. This […]