Rizzo Foundation raises $1.1 million with cookoff


by - Senior Editor -

The Anthony Rizzo family foundation had their fifth annual "Cook-Off for Cancer" event on Thursday night after sweeping the Reds and it raised 1.1 million for cancer research and to help children battling the disease. Several of Rizzo's teammates were there to lend a hand and help with their support to raise money.

Rizzo also donated $3.5 million to a children's hospital recently to add to his charitable endeavors. That's Cub!

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