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Curtis Granderson cements legacy off field by supporting chicago youth

When he was a young player with the Tigers, Curtis Granderson wanted to reach out to kids. He wanted there to be a safe
place where youngsters could come together. 
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CUrtis Granderson Donates HIS 2016 Per Diems to Help End Hunger

Granderson contributes to Per Diems Against Poverty,  a startup that reallocates donated per diems from generous individuals
and corporations to Americans struggling with poverty. View Video
 

METS' CURTIS GRANDERSON SWINGS FOR EDUCATION

The outfielder's Grand Kids foundation is sponsoring an essay contest for Lincoln High this year, in which all 2,500 students wrote essays about their own "dream" to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. READ MORE
 

All-Black Team Provides More Than a Little Hope

Jackie Robinson West Inspires Dialogue on Race at Little League World Series. READ MORE


Can Baseball Win Back the African-American Community?

Black kids playing baseball? You let some tell it, that’s akin to a Yeti sighting. But on one recent brisk July evening at JRP, there were
four diamonds full of black kids either playing or practicing baseball. READ MORE


Granderson camp at UIC

New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson is spending part of his MLB All-Star Game break in his hometown this week. READ MORE