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On Friday, March 28, the New York Knicks and the Garden of Dreams Foundation teamed up to host the first-ever one day All-Stars Basketball Tournament at the MSG Training Facility. The tournament hosted 40 middle school aged children from Foundation partner, Children’s Aid Society Frederick Douglass Center, for friendly round robin play. Energized for an afternoon of basketball, the children...
On February 25, thirty children from Garden of Dreams partner organization, Harlem Dowling, joined Knicks player J.R. Smith for an afternoon of mini-golf and games in Union Square at the Greenwich Village Country Club at Bowlmor Lanes. Upon arrival, the children were greeted by members of the Knicks 7th Avenue Squad and quickly took off their jackets to put on their new J.R. Smith t-shirts and...
The New York Knicks and New York Rangers recently hosted their annual fundraisers to benefit the Garden of Dreams Foundation. The net proceeds from Knicks Bowl and Rangers Casino Night will help the Foundation continue to make dreams come true for children facing obstacles. Thank you to the New York Knicks, New York Rangers and fans for their support on these special nights and throughout the...
While everyone’s favorite furry friend, Elmo, Cookie Monster and their musical pal, Jenny brought Sesame Street Live “Elmo Makes Music” to the stage at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, they also spent time with children from two of the Foundation’s partner organizations, WHEDco and NYU Langone Medical Center. Elmo and Jenny visit the Bronx On Friday, February 14,...
During the 2013-2014 New York Knicks and Rangers seasons, the Garden of Dreams Foundation had the opportunity to host a Dream Night per month to cheer on each team respectively at Madison Square Garden. At the Dream Nights, 20 children from one of the Foundation’s 22 partner organizations were treated to special experiences in addition to being able to watch their favorite teams play....