We hear so much talk about kids who can’t play baseball because of the expensive nature of the equipment. One long-time scout is working to fix that, and to introduce baseball to communities all over the world where underprivileged kids are going without a lot of things. John Tumminia, Professional Scout for the Chicago White [...]
Established in 2009, The PitCCh In Foundation (PIF) was created by New York Yankee’s CC Sabathia and his wife Amber, to enrich the lives of inner city youth. The PIF, with the help of Sabathia’s mother and his dedicated group of volunteers, developed three signature programs to help teens raise their self-esteem through educational and [...]
The Twins Community Fund is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit created in 1991 to develop local and regional communities by providing resources for the healthy growth of children and families through baseball, softball and the Minnesota Twins.
The TwinsCare Tickets for Kids grant program, supported by the Twins Community Fund, serves the community buy bringing under-served youth [...]
Founded in 1994, the Josh Gibson foundation provides possibilities for today’s youth by providing academic and athletic programs that cultivate leadership and scholarship. Through exposure to life skills coaching, educational support and other opportunities, this foundation has become an instrument for positive change in the Pittsburgh community.
Through partnerships with the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Josh Gibson [...]
Newly signed Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino, along side his wife Melissa, began the Shane Victorino Foundation in 2010. The SVF is dedicated to providing opportunities to underprivileged youth as well as providing these children with educational, recreational and wellness programs.
The Foundation’s first project pledged $1 million to the Boys & Girls Clubs of [...]