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Local Broadcasters Launch Voices of D.C. Sports: Helping to Feed the City

Charlie Slowes (Wikimedia Commons-MissChatter - NAT_6117)
Charlie Slowes (Wikimedia Commons-MissChatter – NAT_6117)

Fourteen local sports broadcasters from the National Hockey League’s Washington Capitals, Major League Soccer’s D.C. United, Major League Baseball’s Washington Nationals, National Football League’s Washington Redskins, and National Basketball Association’s Washington Wizards announced today Voices of D.C. Sports: Helping to Feed the City.

Through the initiative, fans are encouraged to request video messages from the individual personalities through the personalized video shoutout platform Cameo. For a minimum $25 donation, the selected broadcaster will record a personalized video message. Proceeds will benefit DC Central Kitchen, the Capital Area Food Bank and Martha’s Table. Fans can also make a donation to the charities by texting DCSPORTS to 44321.

Participating broadcasters include:

Washington Capitals:

Joe Beninati, NBC Sports Washington Capitals play-by-play announcer

Al Koken, NBC Sports Washington Capitals reporter and host

Craig Laughlin, NBC Sports Washington Capitals analyst

Alan May, NBC Sports Washington Capitals studio analyst

John Walton, Capitals Radio play-by-play announcer

Washington Nationals:

Dave Jageler, Nationals Radio play-by-play announcer

FP Santangelo, MASN Nationals color analyst

Charlie Slowes, Nationals Radio, play-by-play announcer

Washington Redskins:

Larry Michael, Washington Redskins play-by-play announcer

Washington Wizards:

Caron Butler, NBC Sports Washington Wizards analyst

Glenn Consor, NBC Sports Washington and Wizards Radio analyst

Drew Gooden – NBC Sports Washington Wizards color analyst

Dave Johnson, Wizards Radio play-by-play broadcaster and D.C. United play-by-play announcer

Justin Kutcher, NBC Sports Washington Wizards play-by-play announcer

About Jerry Milani

Jerry Milani is a freelance writer and public relations executive living in Bloomfield, N.J. He has worked in P.R. for more than 25 years in college and conference sports media relations, two agencies and for the International Fight League, a team-based mixed martial arts league, and now is the PR manager for Wizard World, which runs pop culture and celebrity conventions across North America. Milani is also the play-by-play announcer for Caldwell University football and basketball broadcasts. He is a proud graduate of Fordham University and when not attending a Yankees, Rams or Cougars game can be reached at Jerry (at) JerryMilani (dot) com.

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