Category Archives: Philantropy

Escalera presented with the President’s Volunteer Service Award

The Obama Administration only awarded eight, out of more than 45,000 UNICEF’s volunteers, during the 2013 National Volunteer’s Week

San Juan- The Kansas City Royals minor league player Alfredo Escalera, was awarded the President’s Volunteer Service Award as announced officially by UNICEF.  The President’s Volunteer Service Award was originally established in 1974 and ordinarily the awardees are announced as part of the happenings during the National Volunteer Week scheduled for the last week of April each year. The award is intended to motivate everyone to realize the benefits of providing voluntary service as a fundamental component of civic leadership and community interrelation. The week’s events are both...
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Escalera designated “Player of the Month” by the Extra Inning Foundation

  By: Gabriela A. Escalera Dr. Lynn Miller, Co-Founder and Executive Director for the Extra Innings Foundation announced today the designation of Alfredo Escalera as the Player Of the Month. The Extra Innings Foundation is a nonprofit charitable organization operated by volunteers with the mission to encourage baseball players to engage in activities guided in supporting the success of others. The Foundation bases its philosophy in achieving that effective leaders influence others to succeed and by doing so, promotes that values such as leadership, innovation, collaboration, success and gratitude are fostered. When Dr. Lynn Miller announced to Alfredo...
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