Press Releases

Alex Gordon joins Taylor Hooton Foundation’s Advisory Board

Press Release | September 9, 2014

McKinney, TX (September 9, 2014) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation announced today that Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals has joined its new “Advisory Board” made up exclusively of active players from throughout Major League Baseball. The Hooton Foundation is widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America.

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THF Launches All Me League

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION LAUNCHES ALL ME™ LEAGUE

 

Site Will Showcase the Support of Professional MLB Athletes and Teams;

Allow Young People to Take the Pledge to Play Clean Along With Big-League Stars

 

McKinney, TX (July 30, 2014) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation, widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America, today announced the launch of the All Me™ League – www.allmeleague.com.… Continue Reading...

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION LAUNCHES ALL ME™ LEAGUE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION LAUNCHES ALL MELEAGUE

 

Site Will Showcase the Support of Professional MLB Athletes and Teams;

Allow Young People to Take the Pledge to Play Clean Along With Big-League Stars

 

McKinney, TX (July 30, 2014) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation, widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America, today announced the launch of the All Me™ League – www.allmeleague.com.… Continue Reading...

THF Selected to Continue Statewide Education Effort in Rhode Island

Rhode Island Interscholastic League Receives $75,000 Grant to Continue Warning about Dangers of Performance-enhancing Drugs

 Operation Clean Competition program has educated 16,000 students, coaches and faculty in past year.

 PROVIDENCE, RI – The Rhode Island Interscholastic League (RIIL) will be able to continue warning thousands of Rhode Island student athletics about the dangers of appearance and performance enhancing drugs (APEDs) thanks to a $75,000 grant from Rhode Island Foundation.… Continue Reading...

Little League® and Taylor Hooton Foundation Team Up to Educate Parents About the Dangers of Steroids and Other APEDs

McKinney, Texas (March 10, 2014) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation (THF), widely acknowledged leader in the advocacy against Appearance and Performance Enhancing Drugs (APEDs) abuse by the youth of North America, is teaming up with Little League® Baseball and Softball (LL®) to educate the more than 1 million LL parents, coaches and other adult volunteers as part of the 75th Anniversary of Little League and its steadfast commitment to the health and safety of young people playing baseball and softball.… Continue Reading...

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION INTRODUCES CHARTER MEMBERS OF ADVISORY BOARD OF MAJOR-LEAGUE PLAYERS

Taylor Hooton

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION INTRODUCES CHARTER MEMBERS 

OF ADVISORY BOARD OF MAJOR-LEAGUE PLAYERS

 

McKinney, TX (March 3, 2014) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation, widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America, today announced the formation of an “Advisory Board” made up exclusively of active players from throughout Major League Baseball.… Continue Reading...

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION STATEMENT ON ARBITRATION RULING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Janyary 12, 2014

 

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION STATEMENT

ON ARBITRATION RULING 

 

McKinney, TX (January 12, 2014) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation, widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America, has issued the following statement in response to requests for comment on Saturday’s arbitration ruling –

“As I said at the time of Major League Baseball’s suspension of Alex Rodriguez last August, I am disappointed and saddened by the decisions Alex has made that led to this ruling,” said Don Hooton, Taylor Hooton Foundation president.… Continue Reading...

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION STATEMENT ON ARBITRATION RULING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION STATEMENT

ON ARBITRATION RULING 

McKinney, TX (January 12, 2014) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation, widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America, has issued the following statement in response to requests for comment on Saturday’s arbitration ruling –

“As I said at the time of Major League Baseball’s suspension of Alex Rodriguez last August, I am disappointed and saddened by the decisions Alex has made that led to this ruling,” said Don Hooton, Taylor Hooton Foundation president.… Continue Reading...

Rick Cerrone Communications Named as Public Relations Firm of Record by THF

McKinney, Texas (November 7, 2013) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation announced today that it has retained Rick Cerrone Communications as its public relations firm of record. The announcement was made by THF President Don Hooton.

“Rick Cerrone has had a distinguished career at the highest level of professional sports,” said Don Hooton, THF President, “and since his relationship with the Taylor Hooton Foundation began earlier this year, he has already made significant contributions to our efforts to educate America’s youth on the dangers of appearance and performance-enhancing drugs.”

Cerrone’s career in and around Major League Baseball has spanned more than 35 years.… Continue Reading...

New Poll: Young People Using Steroids and HGH Reaching Epidemic Status

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Adam Benson, Digital Citizens Alliance, 202.999.9104, adam@digitalcitizensalliance.org
Kyle Purdy, Taylor Hooton Foundation, 972-403-7300, kyle.purdy@taylorhooton.org

In Digital Citizens Alliance / Taylor Hooton Foundation Investigation, Researchers Find Dangerous Drugs on YouTube, But Also Get Fakes and Even No Shipment At All 

Washington, DC – Large numbers of young people are succumbing to the pressure to win, using anabolic steroids and Human Growth Hormone to keep up athletically and socially with their peers.  Continue Reading...