After a year like no other, an event like no other brought together athletes, entertainers, and valued corporate partners for another night of supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The Thurman Munson Awards supporting the AHRC NYC Foundation raised more than $450,000 to support programs for people supported by AHRC New York City. You can watch a recording of the event here.

Deserving Recipients

The honorees this year were:

  • Luke Voit, First Baseman, New York Yankees (presented by Bruce Beck of NBC4)
  • Gio Urshella, Infielder, New York Yankees (presented by Ricky Ricardo, Spanish voice of the Yankees for WFAN and Entercom)
  • Michael Conforto, Outfielder, New York Mets (presented by Andy Adler)
  • Alyssa Naher, Goalkeeper, USA Soccer and Chicago Red Stars (presented by Tina Cervasio, Lead Sports Anchor for FOX5)
  • Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez, Hall of Fame Catcher (presented by Sweeny Murti, Yankees beat reporter for WFAN)
  • Captains Award winner Harry Carson, Hall of Fame Linebacker, New York Giants (presented by Tina Cervasio)
  • Corporate Hero Award honoree Henry Schein, Inc., represented by Stanley M. Bergman, Chairman of the Board and CEO, and Gerald A. Benjamin, Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, and Member of the Board of Directors (presented by Martin Neal of Our Broadway)

Luke Voit said he was honored to join some of the dozens of Yankees and New York sports legends that have received the Thurman Munso