Aberdeen, MD - On Friday, May 3, Kelly & Associates Insurance Group/KELLY Payroll (KELLY) won first place at the 12th annual Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation’s Ripken Softball Classic for the second year in a row. Held at Cal, Sr.’s Yard in Aberdeen, Maryland, the competitive tournament is held each year in the name of raising funds for programs supporting at-risk youth.
Inspired by Cal Ripken, Sr.’s devotion to teaching, the Foundation, co-founded by former Major League Baseball players Cal Ripken Jr. and Billy Ripken, teams with those committed to helping underserved youth achieve their full potential. Since 2001, partnerships with successful youth-serving organizations have enabled the Foundation to reach more than 815,000 kids across the country and teach critical life lessons of leadership, teamwork, sportsmanship, personal responsibility and a strong work ethic.
KELLY is pleased to be a longtime supporter of the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation and to sponsoring events, such as the Ripken Softball Classic, to help further its mission.