Found February 06, 2014 on Pro Boxing Fans:
While sports fans from across the country convened in New York for a week of parties and fun, Andre Berto lent his voice to two critical issues - concussion in sports and the ongoing recovery in Haiti during Super Bowl week. Berto joined a gathering of global leaders, including the grandsons of the late Nelson Mandela, the son of Bob Marley, as well as former and current professional athletes and entertainers at the United Nations on Friday for a critical discussion of how to assist struggling nations. The panel discussed valuable opportunities and achievements that exist in the world of sport for global development. Known for his ongoing work in his native Haiti, Berto spoke to the United Nations ambassadors, diplomats, NGO and non-profit leaders in attendance about the ongoing relief efforts in the island nation and the need to assist Haiti with growing in to a completely self-sufficient country. Berto was honored for his past philanthropic efforts and enjoyed the opportuni...
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