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Modell’s Gives Autism Speaks Largest Donation to Date at Yankees Game

July 09, 2013

Autism Speaks was presented with a check for $207,002 by its corporate partner Modell’s Sporting Goods Monday night during the New York Yankees vs. Kansas City Royals series opener at Yankee Stadium. The donation represented the most funds ever raised by Modell’s, a longtime supporter and corporate partner of Autism Speaks for over eight years. 

Modell’s presented the check to Autism Speaks Chief Officer of Development and Strategy Alec Elbert on field prior to the start of the opener to cheers and applause from baseball fans.