Marvin Miller Man of the Year Curtis Granderson Racks Up Meals for the Hungry

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Marvin Miller Man of the Year Curtis Granderson Racks Up Meals for the Hungry

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Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 6:00pm

Curtis Granderson, who this week was presented with the Marvin Miller Man of the Year by his peers as part of the 25th annual Players Choice Awards, had no sooner left the MLB Network studio from which the awards show was broadcast before returning to his mission of ending food insecurity in impoverished neighborhoods.

It was the middle of November, after all, and his month-long Grand Giving hunger relief campaign was in full swing in his hometown of Chicago and his adopted home of New York City. He had people to see and hungry kids to feed.

Grand Giving, in its third year, has become an increasingly important component in the array of charitable programs the veteran baseball star administers through the Grand Kids Foundation he began nine years ago... Continue Reading 

Watch Curtis accept the Marvin Miller Man of the Year award on MLB Network!

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