BENEFITING: CHICAGO PARKS FOUNDATION
Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Play Ball Chicago, in partnership with the Chicago Parks Foundation and the Chicago Park District, aims to grow inner city youth baseball and softball in Chicago. Your donation will help uniform and equip teams, hire umpires, and help support general program and field maintenance.
Step up to the plate and make the dreams of our youth come true! Here's the funding lineup:
become a FAN for $50 (funds a glove & helmet for one player)
become a PLAYER for $100 (funds a uniform for one player)
become a COACH for $250 (funds a uniform & equipment for one player)
become part of the GROUND'S CREW for $2500 (funds general ball field maintenance)
become a TEAM PRESIDENT for $5000 (funds uniforms and equipment for an entire team)
Our goal is to raise $125,000 to ensure America’s pastime continues to grow in Chicago. Each donation will have a tangible benefit to youth baseball and softball league participants and will support a number of parks across the city including, but not limted to:
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Chicago Parks Foundation is a 501c3 and aims to preserve Chicago’s public parks, enhance the park visitor experience, and build a community dedicated to conserving the parks for a healthier lifestyle and improved quality of life and for the future.