Former Pats lineman Joe Andruzzi and his wife, Jen, hosted the New England Celebrities Tackle Cancer Gala at Gillette Stadium, raising $500,000 for the Joe Andruzzi Foundation to help families cover household expenses during cancer treatment. Lending a hand were Pats owner Robert Kraft, current and former players Rob Ninkovich, Zoltan Mesko, Sebastian Vollmer, Nate Solder, Marcus Cannon, Steve Gregory, Kevin Faulk, and Matt Light, Bruins forward Milan Lucic, comedian Lenny Clarke, and Dropkick Murphy Ken Casey, among others.
Raising money for cancer patients and their families
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