Connect with us

Entertainment

26th Annual Gridiron Gala Recap

New York– The 26th Annual Gridiron Gala was held in New York, which had a lot of celebrities, media, and recognizable NFL players, as honorees were recognized for their efforts in the community.

The event held over 1,000 people who enjoyed what the New York Giants and New York Jets alumni and current players have contributed improving their communities.

“Since the inception of the Gridiron Gala more than $30 million have been raised in support of United Way of New York City’s initiatives in education, health, and financial stability for NYC children and families,” said Sheena Wright, President& CEO of United Way of New York City. “Teaming up with the New York Giants and New York Jets showcases how critical teamwork is in helping low-income families achieve self-sufficiency, and we are so grateful for their continued partnership!”

Giants’ honoree Michael Thomas felt excited to be honored for the things that he has done off the field. “It’s humbling and an honor to receive an award from United Way of New York City”, said Giants honoree Michael
Thomas. “Helping our youth realize their strengths in academics and our communities is a passion of mine, and
partnering with United Way’s Character Playbook program has been a great resource to get this accomplished.”

Good food, drinks, and a charitable event that recognizes the important aspects of life was an experience that a lot of people enjoyed. There was a special performance by singer and actress Lillias White that had the crowd tapping their feet.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Must See News

Recent Posts: NITEFALL MEDIA

Kourtney And Kim Kardashian Exchange Blows On TV (VIDEO)

Kourtney And Kim Kardashian Exchange Blows On TV (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) LOS ANGELES — On the trailer for the upcoming 18th season of “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”, sisters Kim and Kourtney get into a headed expletive filled exchange that resulted in the two throwing blows. Kourtney yells “I will f*** you up,” at Kim before throwing a drink at her. The […]

Clippers Owner Make Ultimate Chess Move Buying The Forum (VIDEO)

Clippers Owner Make Ultimate Chess Move Buying The Forum (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) INGLEWOOD, CA — After an intense legal battle brought on by MSG (Madison Square Garden Company) the now previous owners of The Forum, Clippers owner Steve Ballmer cleared a huge hurdle on Tuesday afternoon by purchasing the arena for $400 million. The team announced that the newly formed CAPSS LLC reached […]

Cam Newton Plans To Reemerge This Season (VIDEO)

Cam Newton Plans To Reemerge This Season (VIDEO)

by Nick Hamilton (@NickHamiltonLA) LOS ANGELES — After the Carolina Panthers released veteran quarterback Cam Newton, he vowed to show the world that he still belongs in the NFL as a prime starter. The Panthers signed Teedy Bridgewater to a 3-year/ $63 million deal, while Newton is seeking out other teams who are in line […]

Must See

More in Entertainment