After being founded as a non-profit organization in 1987 entitled “CharitaBull”, the Chicago Bulls has been providing financial support to the community through donations and fundraisers. The new name of “Chicago Bulls Charities” was introduced in 2012, with a much stronger emphasis on supporting and protecting the youth community.
The Chicago Bulls mission is to provide time contributions, financial supports and materials to any organizations that falls under Chicago Bulls four focus areas which are —
– Youth Education
– Youth Health and Wellness
– Violence Prevention
– Military and First Responder Support
CHARITY PROGRAMS AND EVENTS
The 50/50 Raffle is held during the fourth quarter of each
home game. One lucky participant wins 50% of the net
earnings of ticket sales of the night. The remaining 50% will
be benefitting Chicago Bulls Charities to support
Chicagoland nonprofit organizations.
IN-GAME AUCTIONS & MEMORABILIA SALES:
The In-Game Memorabilia auctions consist of a silent bidding during halftime where fans get a chance to own past and present items of players, such as autographed jerseys, shoes and basketballs. The participating fans will have an opportunity to win Chicago Bulls historical items while also contributing to Chicago Bulls Charities achievement.
Fans can customize a Scoreboard Message that will be played during the halftime of a Chicago Bulls home game for a “once-in-a-lifetime” experience. All of the purchases made by fans will directly benefit the Chicago Bulls Charities to help Chicago’s youth community.
AN EVENING WITH THE CHICAGO BULLS:
The Chicago Bulls annual charity dinner and auction where is a night where players,
coaches, legends, management and broadcasters attend to dine and interact with fans.
During the events, participating fans have the chance to join the live and silent auctions to
win several sports memorabilia and unique items while contributing to raising funds for
Chicago Bulls Charities
TICKETS DONATION TO CHICAGO BULLS CHARITIES:
Any season tickets holders have an opportunity to donate tickets to Chicago Bulls Charities, spreading invitations to attend Chicago Bulls game. This provides organizations and individuals the opportunity to attend a live game.