There's a lot more to the Boston athlete than meets the eye. Boston's best do their part off the field as well as on, and NESN's latest show, After the Game: Work Hard, Live Well, Give Back, offers fans a glimpse into the local stars' fund-raising ventures.
Fans can join in their sports idols' charitable work by voting for their favorite After The Game charity. The winning charity will receive a $25,000 gift from HESS, the philanthropic sponsor of After The Game: Work Hard, Live Well, Give Back.
Below is a list of the highlighted After the Game: Work Hard, Live Well, Give Back charities.
Patrice's Pals (Patrice Bergeron): http://bruins.nhl.com/club/page.htm?id=38761
Sierra Club (Andrew Ference): http://www.sierraclub.org/
Doug Flutie Jr. Foundation (Doug Flutie): http://www.dougflutiejrfoundation.org/
The Light Foundation (Matt Light): http://www.mattlightfoundation.org/
Children's Hospital of Boston (Kristine Lilly): http://www.childrenshospital.org/
Turtle Ridge Foundation (Bode Miller): http://www.turtleridgefoundation.org/
Pitching in for Kids (Tim Wakefield): http://www.pitchinginforkids.org/
Red Sox Foundation (Tom Werner): http://www.redsoxfoundation.org/