Podcast

PODCAST: S2:EP42–Erin Kennedy, Girls Rugby

Join us for S2:EP42 of the Sports Philanthropy Podcast as Erin Kennedy, Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of Girls Rugby, sits down with our host, Roy Kessel, to discuss the difference that sports can make in a young woman’s life and why she believes that every girl needs an opportunity to play.

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Newsstand

Sports Philanthropy Newsstand 6-29-20

This week we are releasing our comprehensive report which compiles all of the statements teams, leagues and other groups have made for about their efforts to condemn racism and their actions to combat racism.

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Newsstand

Sports Philanthropy Newsstand 6-22-20

As the spotlight intensifies on all of the racial unrest, we are hopeful that more organizations will be accountable for the steps that they have promised to take. Words, though not necessarily easy, are much easier than actions.

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Podcast

PODCAST: S2:EP40–Trina Bolton, Sports Diplomacy

Join us for S2:EP40 of the Sports Philanthropy Podcast as Trina Bolton, Program Officer, Sports Diplomacy, U.S. Department of State, sits down with our host, Roy Kessel, to discuss how the United States uses sports as a global diplomacy strategy.

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Newsstand

Sports Philanthropy Newsstand 6-15-20

Another horrific death led to more outrage, protests and rioting. More videos seem to come out almost every day showing instances of abuse. The spotlight is intensifying and that is an important start for creating change.

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Podcast

PODCAST: S2:EP39–Natalie Hummel, Every Kid Sports

Join us for S2:EP39 of the Sports Philanthropy Podcast as Natalie Hummel, sits down with our host, Roy Kessel, to discuss how Every Kid Sports is focused on creating participation opportunities for kids whose families cannot afford the fees required by many leagues.

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Newsstand

Sports Philanthropy Newsstand 6-8-20

The protests have taken center stage for this past week. Unfortunately, we have seen opportunists and looters who have diluted the true message with their activities.

The core message remains: BLACK LIVES MATTER

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Press Releases

Racism, Tolerance and Reform

The Sports Philanthropy Network is proud to announce that it will host a Town Hall Meeting on “Racism, Tolerance and Reform” on July 1, 2020. “We are very excited to host this special conversation,” said Roy Kessel, Founder of the Sports Philanthropy Network.

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