ABOUT GAMES FOR GOOD

Games for Good, hosted by Joejuan Williams and Chase Winovich of the New England Patriots, is an exciting new virtual event brought to you by the creators of the super successful Mayo Bowl/Sweet Feet for Strikes fundraising bowling tournaments, Blue Sky Sports & Entertainment.  Since we can't all gather for an in-person bowling tournament, Blue Sky Sports & Entertainment created Games for Good, which provides sponsors the priceless experience of playing a classic game show with professional athletes.  Throughout the evening, sponsorship teams compete virtually in a "Family Feud" style game with current or former New England Patriots and other Boston athletes who serve as team captains.

All proceeds from the event will benefit Boston Medical Center’s Center for Health Equity.  BMC has long recognized that much of what impacts a patient's overall health goes well beyond traditional medical care—it is also about addressing the underlying barriers to health, like housing and food insecurity. This mission was galvanized by Vision 2030, which set out to make Boston one of the healthiest urban populations by 2030.

We know ZIP code is a stronger predictor of health than biology, and we know a large portion of our patients are facing hardships stemming from social determinants of health—factors such as access to economic opportunity, quality education, affordable healthy foods and a safe community—when they come through our doors.

 

The COVID-19 public health emergency has amplified the significant impact socioeconomic circumstances has on one’s health and well-being—a stark reality that is galvanizing BMC’s longstanding fight for health equity and mitigating challenges many of our patients face every day. The Center for Health Equity seeks to create sustainable change centered on social determinants of health to make certain every person has an equal opportunity to thrive.

Fundraising will allow BMC to lay the groundwork needed to launch the Center for Health Equity, helping BMC understand patients’ needs, connect patients to resources both at BMC and within the community and break down barriers to health.

 

In addition the sponsorship opportunities, general event tickets are available for the pre-game red carpet virtual event.  Please click here to register for the red carpet event. 

For more information about Mayo Bowl/Sweet Feet for Strikes click here.

This year's Games For Good chair is:

            Ryan Carroll

            Managing Director

            Charlesbank Capital Partners

Games For Good Schedule of Events:

  • 6:30pm Red Carpet Begins

  • 6:45pm Player Introductions

  • 7:15pm Game Show Begins

  • 8:15pm Event Concludes

ABOUT BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER

Boston Medical Center (BMC) believes in exceptional care, without exception, and stands as Boston's indispensable hospital and a national model for excellence in providing wraparound care for undeserved populations.  BMC exists principally to care for any and every person who walks through its doors, and does so with innovative treatments - many built right at BMC - and unwavering compassion provided by physicians who are leaders in their fields and highly-skilled nursing and professional staff. 

To learn more about Boston Medical Center visit https://www.bmc.org/about-us

ABOUT BLUE SKY SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Blue Sky Sports & Entertainment is a full service sports marketing and events management firm dedicated to providing its clients with the very best personal service.  With Blue Sky’s experience, knowledge and contacts in the industry, they are ready to plan events, secure talent for appearances, and develop strategic marketing partnerships.  Blue Sky blends the talent and capabilities of its clients with their vision and expertise to maximize success in measurable and meaningful ways.

Additional information about Blue Sky Sports & Entertainment can be found at www.blueskyse.com

For more information on the Games For Good Fundraiser, please contact

Samantha Baglioni | 781.421.3025 x208 | sbaglioni@blueskyse.com

Blue Sky Sports & Entertainment

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