12-year-old Raises Money for Needy Playing Baseball

With every swing of the bat for his baseball team, 12 year-old Elliot Mast knows that there’s something more on the line than his batting average or his team’s won-loss record. No, his parents aren’t rewarding him with cash or a Dairy Queen visit for a hit.  Elliot’s designed a fundraiser to help needy kids […]

Among Giants: Minnesota Athlete Overcomes 70-Plus Surgeries To Join State’s Greats

It’s been a year since Thomas Bowlin was nominated for the St. Paul (Minn.) Athlete of the Year. He remembers being onstage at the St. Paul Downtown Lions Club with multi-sport stars like Mark Alt, a state champion quarterback who got a hockey scholarship from the University of Minnesota. Past winners include Dave Winfield, Paul […]

Soccer on the Seas: Where There’s a Will, There’s a Way

Thai Military Bank launched a campaign entitled “Make THE Difference,” which included making a film to inspire people to start thinking differently. The film is based on a true story about a 1986 soccer team that lived on a little island in the south of Thailand called Koh Panyee. Koh Panyee is a floating village […]