Grady Goat Yoga

WFLA’s Cyndi Visits Hat Trick Ranch to Try Goat Yoga  Cyndi visits Hat Trick Ranch to try Goat Yoga. Debbie Canton started Grady Goat Foundation in March. The Foundation raises money for children with disabilities. Goat yoga takes place every Saturday on the farm in Thonotosassa.  Click here to check out the video! To reserve a spot for Goat Yoga …

Carlos Carrasco Stuffs the Bus with Books

Cleveland Indians’ Carlos Carrasco hosting book drive to benefit Cleveland schools, libraries CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Indians hope to bring home a win during Wednesday’s game against the Dodgers. For pitcher Carlos Carrasco, the game is also a way to bring resources to local schools and libraries. Carrasco partnered with United Way to host the second annual ‘Stuff the Bus’ book …

Astros Altuve, McCullers Team Up for Charity Event

Lance McCuller Jr. and José Altuve Team up for Kids and K9s  HOUSTON — Astros second baseman Jose Altuve and starting pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. may seem like an unlikely pair. They’re from different countries, play different positions and took different paths to the big leagues — Altuve as a 16-year-old Venezuelan who wouldn’t take no for an answer, and McCullers …

A+C Annual Fundraiser Brings Community Together to Help Others

Athletes and Causes Hosts is fourth Annual Fundraising Event in Tampa  From the time you arrived at Athletes & Causes’ Fourth Annual Fundraising Event at the Tampa Museum of Art on Friday, it was clear this wasn’t your average cocktail reception. As you made your way through the entrance to the event, it felt like a red carpet. You were …

Fuld Raises Awareness at SLAMDiabetes Event

The Sum Fuld  Second SLAMDiabetes Event Raises $50,000 for Type 1 Diabetes Research TAMPA, Fla. — Sam Fuld took a deep breath and dropped his left hand to his hip, armed with a ball. The A’s outfielder stood with his heel on the pitching rubber and brought his hands together. He coiled back with an exaggerated windup. For a beat …

Sonya Bryson Spreads Hope During American Red Cross Tampa Bay Luncheon

Sonya Bryson  Makes Appearance at American Red Cross Tampa Bay Luncheon Tampa FL– On June 1, 2017 Sonya Bryson graced attendees with her beautiful rendition of the National Anthem during the American Red Cross Tampa Bay Luncheon at the University of Tampa Vaughn Center. Sonya’s Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis will not stop her from performing and inspiring others with her powerful …

The Archway is the Right Way

Athletes and Causes presents a check to Chris Archer for The Archway Foundation Chris Archer is no stranger to “paying it forward.” His grandparents, Ron and Donna Archer, adopted Chris when he was just 2 years old. They fostered in him a foundation of education, and every opportunity to succeed in life, which has led to a successful baseball career, …

Stamkos Making Wishes Come True

Stamkos helps make boy’s wish come true. Defilippo received a VIP tour of the Lightning locker room area from Stamkos before dressing in his hockey gear alongside Stamkos. The pair were on the ice for 30 minutes as Stamkos put Defilippo through some shooting drills, with Lightning rookie Jonathan Drouin pitching in on some passing drills, puck-handling drills and, of …

Derrick Brooks Youth Flag Football Program

Brooks seeks to add youth flag football program to area. “This is about having a family event on Friday nights, a night out with entertainment going on and a way to get kids, girls and boys, introduced to flag football and fun environment.” Read more on Derrick Brooks flag football program.   Picture Tampa Bay Storm

Diabetes Doesn’t Define Sam Fuld

There was a great writeup on our advisory board member Sam Fuld in the Huffington Post. Diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at 10 years old, Fuld, now 33, hardly seemed destined to become a professional athlete. People with diabetes rarely become pro baseball players, let alone Major Leaguers, in large part because the stress of the game can aggravate health …