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Hope Week

Yankees Help Musicians Bring HOPE to Sick Patients

Players Surprise Musicians, Patients at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Sometimes, when it seems the darkest, all you need is a little light – or a little music – to fix it. That’s the goal of an organization, titled Musicians on Call. Founded in 1999 by Michael Solomon and Vivek Tiwany, Musicians on Call performs for sick patients in hospitals in an attempt to brighten their day.

Yankee Players Enjoy “Special” Day at Rockaway Beach

Bronx Bombers go from competing against professional athletes to playing with Special Olympians

 


 

In 1996, Joe Featherston, a physical education teacher at Benjamin Cardozo High School, was approached by a group of parents with special needs children to see if he would be willing to help coach mentally disabled individuals in the Rockaway community.

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