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TribLIVE Sports: Schools Get Best of Batch

In this article, Pittsburgh Tribune Sports Columnist Kevin Gorman highlights Charlie’s recent work with high school student-athletes. The story says:

“Batch, a Homestead native and Steel Valley graduate, has gone from hometown hero after 11 seasons as a Steelers quarterback to a mediator who helps teams confront controversial issues with his Dignity and Respect for Youth Program through his Best of the Batch Foundation.”

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Ex-Steeler Charlie Batch delivers holiday surprise for local families in need

WPXI Channel 11 broadcast highlighted the Best of the Batch Foundation’s annual holiday toy drive, saying: “It takes a small army of volunteers packed into numerous rooms and gathered around every table at the Best of the Batch Foundation to make sure hundreds of gifts end up in the hands of families in need this Christmas.”

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People Who Inspire: Charlie Batch on Purpose

Inspiration for Life.  Motivation for success.  MaryMotivates.com

What Charlie Batch found on the football field as a kid, was purpose. It’s where he found father figures in the coaches that pushed him. It’s where his mother put her foot down. And it’s where he channeled the pain of losing his sister into something good.

The retired Pittsburgh Steeler and two-time Super Bowl champion’s life’s work is firmly rooted in his economically challenged steel mill hometown of Homestead, Pa.

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The National Football League will host the NFL Fan Style Tour stop in Pittsburgh

The National Football League will host the NFL Fan Style Tour stop in Pittsburgh from noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 6 at Kohl’s in Robinson.

There will be a special appearance by former Steeler Charlie Batch from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Admission to the 2,000-square-foot truck will be free. Experience the virtual dressing room to check out this year’s top Steelers fashion pieces, as well as NFL Homegating products. Details: nfl.com/fanstyletour


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The National Football League will host the NFL Fan Style Tour stop in Pittsburgh