AFF In the News

Washington Baseball Gathers for Home Run Cause
May, 2012: Eight years ago, the GW baseball program lost one of its own to leukemia. Every May, they honor his memory.  Full story >>

AFF Receives Grant From Phillies
May, 2009:  Phillies Charities awards Andrew Farrell Spirit of Courage Fund with special gift just in time for the holidays.  View full story >>

AFF President Featured on Comcast Newsmakers
August, 2008:  President & Co-Founder, Craig Mullen, of the Spirit of Courage Fund speaks on Comcast Newsmakers. See the video>>

Saving the Spirit of Andrew
July, 2008: Column includes an important message from a group of true friends who remember their comrade, Andrew Farrell.  Full story >>

Homerun Derby at Washington a Big Hit
May, 2008:  Crushing home runs is a fan- tasy for many people, and for 90 participants on Saturday morning they got to experience the feeling of having a baseball go over the fence. Full story >>

The Boys With All The Toys
December, 2007:  The George Washington High School baseball team was busy spreading holiday cheer by organizing a toy drive in memory of Washington graduate Andrew Farrell, who died of leukemia in 2004. Full story >>

All For Andrew
April, 2005: Leukemia claimed the life of Andrew Farrell one year ago. His friends, family and former teammates are organizing a fund-raising home-run derby as a tribute to a young man who just loved to play baseball. Full story >>