UHY Sports LineUp featured autograph signing with New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings and New York Yankees pitcher Adam Warren
ALBANY, NY; – UHY LLP announced a $48,500 donation to support the 55th Annual Center for Disability Services Telethon at the Holiday Inn Albany on Wolf Road on Sunday, January 25.
The telethon featured autograph signings with New York Giants running back Rashad Jennings and New York Yankees pitcher Adam Warren, courtesy of the UHY Sports LineUp. The players signed autographs from noon to 3 p.m. Autographs were $15 with proceeds benefitting the Center for Disability Services.
“UHY has been a longtime partner of the Center for Disability Services and we’re proud to once again support the telethon this year,” said Howard Foote, UHY LLP Office Managing Partner, Capital Region. “It’s our honor to work with an organization that for decades has provided invaluable services to thousands of residents in the greater Capital Region.”
The donation came one month after UHY LLP commemorated its 50th anniversary by contributing $50,000 to the New York chapters of national nonprofit organizations dedicated to fighting disease and improving the lives of children.
Jennings, 29, a 6-foot-1, 231-pound running back, joined the Giants in 2014 and rushed for 639 yards and four touchdowns.
Warren, 27, joined the Yankees bullpen in 2012. The 6-foot-1, 200-pound righty appeared in 69 games in 2014 and registered a 2.97 ERA, recording 76 strikeouts in 78.2 innings.
For more than 73 years, the Center for Disability Services has been the place to turn to for innovative services and expert care for individuals with disabilities and chronic medical conditions in the Capital Region. It provides services to more than 12,000 individuals of all ages and their families at 80 locations throughout 15 counties in Upstate New York.
The Center for Disability Services Telethon aired on FOX23 from noon to 7 p.m. on Sunday, January 25.
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