Press Releases

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

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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…

Taylor Hooton Foundation and Juice Free Athletics Partner to Educate Kids

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Taylor Hooton Foundation and Juice Free Athletics Partner to Educate Kids

McKinney, TX (September 16, 2013) The Taylor Hooton Foundation (THF), widely acknowledged leader in the advocacy against appearance and performance enhancing substance abuse by the youth of North America, and Juice Free Athletics (JFA), a Florida based provider of athletic apparel designed to promote awareness and education about the dangers of using these illegal substances, commonly referred to as “juicing,” are continuing their 10 year partnership with a renewed focus on the state of Florida in response to recent revelations about the significant use by Florida youth.… Continue Reading…

Taylor Hooton Foundation To Focus Efforts on Florida High Schools

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Taylor Hooton Foundation To Focus Efforts on Florida High Schools

McKinney, TX (August 27, 2013) The Taylor Hooton Foundation (THF), widely acknowledged leader in the advocacy against anabolic steroid and other APED abuse by the youth of North America, announced today that they will be making a concerted effort to reach out to Florida educators and politicians to assist in providing additional education to their students, coaches and teachers in light of the recent news from the Miami Herald of significant steroid usage among high schoolers in the state.… Continue Reading…

THF Selected to Educate Rhode Island High Schoolers During 2013- 2014 Academic Year

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Taylor Hooton Foundation Selected to Educate Rhode Island High Schoolers During 2013-2014 Academic Year

McKinney, TX (August 16, 2013) The Taylor Hooton Foundation (THF), widely acknowledged leader in the advocacy against performance enhancing substance abuse by the youth of North America, announced today that they have been selected by the Rhode Island InterscholasticLeague (RIIL) to present their education programs in all of the high schools in the state duringthe upcoming school year as part of a new RIIL project, Operation Clean Competition. … Continue Reading…

TAYLOR HOOTON FOUNDATION STATEMENT ON THE SUSPENSION OF ALEX RODRIGUEZ

McKinney, TX (August 5, 2013) – The Taylor Hooton Foundation, widely acknowledged as the leader in the advocacy against performance enhancing drug use by the youth of America, has issued the following statements regarding today’s suspension of Alex Rodriguez by Major League Baseball.Continue Reading…