New Youth Award Celebrates the Legacy of Billie Jean King
May 15, 2019 /3BL Media/ The Sports Humanitarian Awards presented by ESPN and sponsored by Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, returns for its fifth year on Tuesday, July 9, at L.A. LIVE’s The Novo. The evening celebrates the impact made by athletes, teams and sports industry professionals who use the power of sports to make a difference in their communities and throughout the world.
This year, the partnership raised $650,000 in support of the V Foundation for Cancer Research
For more than a decade, eBay and ESPN have partnered to host an annual ESPY Awards Charity Campaign in support of the V Foundation, an organization that creates an urgent awareness among all Americans of the importance on the war against cancer through education, advocacy, fundraising and philanthropy.
Ashford and Potter compete with Special Olympics Athlete Mike Van Zee
SEATTLE, July 13, 2018 /3BL Media/ — Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford participated in the first-ever ESPN | Special Olympics Unified Sports Challenge, held Sunday, July 1, 2018, at the University of Washington’s Husky Ballpark. Ashford was among an exclusive group of executives who competed with employees, celebrities and Special Olympics athletes in multiple Unified Sports challenges – all to raise money for Special Olympics and the Seattle community.
Taco Bell is bringing the biggest games back to the biggest fans by creating the first ever student section at the College Football Playoff. Taco Bell's Live Más Student Section will provide undergraduate students with tickets and the unique opportunity to see their teams at each of the three final College Football Playoff games.
The Women's Sports Foundation, a leading nonprofit dedicated to ensuring girls access to sports, hosted its 35th Annual Salute to Women in Sports on Wednesday, October 15th, in New York City. FOX Sports was a leading sponsor of the event, which celebrates both the best in women's sports and the young girls around the world whom these athletes inspire. Gatorade, espnW, and NBC Sports Group were also co-presenters.
The Walt Disney Company and ESPN to Become Global Presenting Sponsors and Official Media Sponsors of Special Olympics Unified Sports®
September 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Walt Disney Company, ESPN and Special Olympics today announced a two-year global initiative that will leverage the power of sports to promote an environment of social inclusion and acceptance, by uniting people with and without intellectual disabilities through the Special Olympics Unified Sports program.
ST. LOUIS, Sept. 4, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- ESPN demonstrates its commitment to gender diversity with a membership to the diversity job board WomensJobList.com and the purchase of a Bronze job posting package. ESPN is the first major sports media company to engage WomensJobList.com, as Meghan Kirk elaborates below.
"It's great to have ESPN on board and leading the way. We are looking forward to having ESPN's jobs listed and available to our pool of talented candidates."