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Team Sky and Sponsor 21CF Donate Bikes, Gear and More to Los Angeles Boys & Girls Clubs

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As Team Sky returned to the U.S. for the 2016 Amgen Tour of California, the team and its sponsor 21st Century Fox donated bikes, helmets, Team Sky shirts and more to the young members of the South Bay Boys & Girls Clubs in Los Angeles. The pro cyclists also spent the afternoon of May 11 guiding the kids from South Bay through a cycling confidence course, helping them get comfortable riding and giving them the tools they need to stay active and healthy.

Chris Archer, Paul Goldschmidt Help Student Athletes Reach Their Goals

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All-Stars Chris Archer of the Rays and Paul Goldschmidt of the Diamondbacks are the first two Major Leaguers to co-produce unique and original video content with STACK Media. 

STACK, the nation’s leading multi-platform sports performance and media company for student athletes, is launching the Players Choice Student Athlete Digital Network to help empower student athletes, their parents and coaches. Channels will be individually hosted by active Major Leaguers to provide aspiring young athletes with road maps to success.

#GoingToBat Community Spotlight: Sam Fuld

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Sam Fuld doesn’t let anything stop him, especially Type 1 Diabetes. Diagnosed at age 10, Fuld learned to manage his disease so he could pursue his passion – baseball.

Once he’d made through a college career at Stanford and reached professional baseball, Fuld made it a mission to help other young athletes manage their diabetes, too.

During the offseason, Fuld hosted the second annual Sam Fuld SLAMDiabetes Tampa Classic Wiffle Ball Tournament. The Dec. 12 tournament raised money to fund camps for children who have type 1 diabetes.

Cornerstones of Care and Aramark Unite to Provide Career Opportunities for Youth

Program helps youth in foster care prepare for employment
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Cornerstones of Care and Aramark help youth in foster homes prepare for successful careers

50% of foster youth will become unemployed when they "age out" of foster care. Aramark and Cornerstones are providing hope for a brighter tomorrow through career readiness workshops.

Teenage Filmmakers at Ghetto Film School Screen Their Thesis Project, "El Coche Rojo"

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This year's class of Ghetto Film School Fellows recently screened the family drama they shot on location in Spain, "El Coche Rojo," at a Paley Center for Media event in New York sponsored by 21st Century Fox. GFS teaches filmmaking to young people from communities traditionally underrepresented in Hollywood, and its Fellows Program gives the students the chance to create an entirely original short film. 21CF is a longtime supporter of Ghetto Film School and works hand-in-hand with the organization to provide new avenues into the entertainment industry.

Major Leaguers Shine a Spotlight on Action Team Captains During National Volunteer Week by Awarding $40,000 in College Scholarships to High School Student Volunteers

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NEW YORK, April 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Major League baseball players will award $2,000 college scholarships to 20 outstanding high school students in recognition of their dedication to community service and tireless efforts to encourage others to get involved with causes they believe in, it was announced today by the Major League Baseball Players Trust.  Each scholarship recipient is a member of the Action Team® national youth volunteer program created and administered by the Major League Baseball Players Trust and Volunteers of America.      

Barclays Concludes 2015 Citizenship Plan Commitment: Helping to Build the Skills of Five Million Young People

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Barclays has a long tradition of supporting the communities in which we operate. One of the biggest challenges communities currently face is equipping the next generation of young people with the right skills to fulfil their potential. Barclays committed to help tackle this issue by investing in community programmes that build the enterprise, employability or financial skills of 10-35 year olds from disadvantaged communities – as laid out in our 2015 Citizenship Plan, our 5 Million Young Futures ambition that concluded at the end of last year.

NJ Action Team Captains Raise Funds for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

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BERGENFIELD, NJ—Action Team Captains from Bergenfield High School raised more than $1,000 with their annual “Pennies for Patients” fundraiser for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

The three-week-long campaign consisting of pizza and doughnut sales drew big-time support from the school’s faculty and student body.

Three Action Team Captains -- Sarah Hartwig, Zainab Ali and Hala Eshmaway -- also collected additional donations during their community’s weekly farmer’s market.

FOX Sports University Gives College Students Immersive Experience in Sports Marketing

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In spring 2015, FOX Sports partnered with Seton Hall University for the FOX Sports University program, a unique initiative that gives college students the chance to gain hands-on experience in the sports industry. The program pairs teams of students with FOX Sports executives to work on a real-world challenge facing the business.

Students in Seton Hall's Stillman School of Business were tasked with creating marketing materials as part of the Big East Conference's "Big East Way" campaign.

#GoingToBat Community Spotlight: Jon Jay

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MIAMI, Fla. – Jon Jay, known mostly for his hitting and outfield defense, threw strikes at his 5th Annual Jon Jay FMSbonds Celebrity Bowling Challenge.

Fellow players Yonder Alonso, David Freese, Manny Machado, Danny Valencia and Delmon Young  also attended the Celebrity Bowling Challenge on Jan. 16 at Splitsville Lanes in Jay’s hometown of Miami.

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