Check out all of the outstanding work going on in the world of Sports Philanthropy. It is great to see more parts of the country opening up and enjoying the wonderful weather. Happy 4th of July to all those who celebrate! We Hope everyone enjoyed Sports Philanthropy World. Thank you to all who participated, presented and sponsored! We appreciate all of the wonderful support!
Have a great week!
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NBA and NHL Organizational Spotlights featured this week:
SPORTS PHILANTHROPY WORLD
Sports Philanthropy World will be held virtually on June 28-29, 2021. Building on last year’s overwhelming response, SPW2021 will gather leaders from around the world to address current issues in sports philanthropy.
In 2020, we were privileged to have keynote presentations from:
- Warrick Dunn, former NFL player for Tampa Bay and Atlanta interviewed by Darrin Gray, CMO, Athletes in Action
- Richard Lapchick, Founder, The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports
- Leigh Steinberg, Steinberg Sports & Entertainment
- Diahann Billings-Burford, CEO, RISE
- Former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue, interviewed by Diahann Billings-Burford
- David Meltzer, CEO, Sports 1 Marketing
We had over 70 sessions spread across the Main Stage, 7 program tracks and small group workshops.
SPORTS PHILANTHROPY SOCIAL MEDIA
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NEWS FOR THE WEEK
TOP STORIES FROM WEEK ENDING July 4, 2021
- July 4, 2021 — Portland Thorns Organizational Spotlight
- July 4, 2021 — 16-Year-Old goalie becomes first female player selected in the OHL Draft
- July 4, 2021 — Wanted: More Mom’s on the Field
- July 3, 2021 — Participation Fees Task Force now accepting applications
- July 3, 2021 — Legacy After the Locker Room with Mike Hollis
- July 3, 2021 — Announcing SCE’s Million Coaches Challenge Partners – Susan Crown Exchange
- July 3, 2021 — Legacy After the Locker Room Every Saturday 2pmET/1pmCT
- July 3, 2021 — Stay up to date with Sports Philanthropy Network
- July 3, 2021 — Go Check Out Our Full Event Calendar to make Sure You’re Always Up To Date!
- July 2, 2021 — Disabilities Task Force now accepting applications
- July 2, 2021 — Listen back to S1:E30 of the Sports Philanthropy Podcast, with Scott Ruprecht, Giveback Sports
- July 2, 2021 — Donate today to our Sports Access Initiative to help us give athletes the opportunity to play
- July 1, 2021 — Sports Philanthropy Podcast: S4:EP44 – Jason Belinkie
- July 1, 2021 — Athlete Abuse Task Force now accepting applications
- June 30, 2021 — Proposed NJ Youth Sports Task Force would scrutinize bullying, abuse
- June 29, 2021 — Sports Philanthropy Podcast: S4:EP 43 – Marc Pollick
- June 29, 2021 — Join our Member-only Message Board Community
- June 29, 2021 — Youth Voice Task Force now accepting applications
- June 28, 2021 — Women’s Sports Forum 2021
- June 28, 2021 — June 28th Newsstand
- June 28, 2021 — Register for Play Like a Champion Virtual Sports Leadership Conference
- July 16, 2021 — Vincent Jackson Memorial Golf Tournament