Podcast

PODCAST: S4:EP34– Diahann Billings-Burford, RISE

Join us for S4:EP34 of the Sports Philanthropy Podcast as Diahann Billings-Burford, Chief Executive Officer of Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality, sits down with our host Roy Kessel to discuss Diahann’s background the work being done at RISE.

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Podcast

PODCAST: S4:EP33– Veronne Clark, Ole Miss

Join us for S4:EP33 of the Sports Philanthropy Podcast as Veronne Clark, Social Responsibility and Engagement Assistant in the Athletics Department at Ole Miss sits down with our host Roy Kessel to discuss her career development and the great work Ole Miss is accomplishing.

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Newsstand

Sports Philanthropy Newsstand 5-10-2021

As the NBA and NHL regular seasons wind down, we are all gearing up for the playoffs and one of the most entertaining times of the year. Check out all of the great activity going on in the world of Sports Philanthropy.

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Spotlight

Tampa Bay Lightning Organization

The Lightning Foundation is dedicated to investing their resources and leadership for the enrichment of the people of Tampa Bay, focusing on meeting basic human needs and enhancing lives.

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Monthly Newsletter

May 2021 Newsletter

As the COVID fog seems to be lifting, everyone is excited to get back to normal activities. The sports world is reopening to limited fan capacity and youth sports are starting to return.

We just returned from the NFL Draft where we had a front row seat to the festivities. The City of Cleveland did an amazing job hosting the festivities, especially in the challenging weather conditions. The Cleveland Sports Commission did a terrific job putting on the three-day Power of Sports Summit which addressed many important issues including social justice, racism, LGBTQA+, Women, Mental Health, Digital Divide, Adaptive Sports and much more. I encourage you to take a look at some of the outstanding sessions and panels that they put together.

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Spotlight

Phoenix Suns Spotlight

The Phoenix Suns Charities and the Phoenix Suns Social Responsibility Department are committed to improving the quality of life for all in our community and inspiring philanthropic culture throughout the Phoenix region.

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Spotlight

St. Louis Blues Spotlight

The St. Louis Blues are proud to support the community through a variety of in-game charitable activities, ticket & memorabilia donations, educational programs and special events.

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Spotlight

Chicago Bulls Spotlight

The Chicago Bulls have a strong history of giving back to the community by contributing time, materials, resources and financial donations to organizations that share the team’s commitment to youth education, youth health and wellness, violence prevention and military and first responder support.

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Spotlight

Winnipeg Jets Spotlight

The Winnipeg Jets work to provide successful programs that give underserved youth in Manitoba the opportunities they need to fulfill their ultimate potential.

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Newsstand

Sports Philanthropy Newsstand 4-26-2021

As we head into NFL Draft week, the NFL takes center stage in Cleveland. We are excited to covering the event live and on-site and to also be reporting from the Cleveland Power of Sports Summit. If you are going to be in the area, please make sure to connect with us.

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Spotlight

Milwaukee Bucks Spotlight

The Milwaukee Bucks mission is to advance the Wisconsin community through socially responsible programs, initiatives and collaborations with community partners.

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Spotlight

Ottawa Senators Spotlight

The Senators Community Foundation is built on three pillars: mind, body, and soul. Their main focuses are to strengthen the connection between the team and the community by addressing the issues of accessibility and inclusion.

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