Last week, I had the opportunity to visit with our friends at the Salvation Army – Red Shield, in the Pico Union neighborhood of Los Angeles. Red Shield received a Program grant for equipment and operations in the Foundation’s FY13 Grant Cycle. They used their Foundation funding to purchase uniforms and equipment for their youth […]

From July 20th-22nd, Street Soccer USA hosted the 8th Annual Street Soccer USA National Cup in Times Square in New York City.  This event is one of the premier “sport for social change” events in the country and teams travel from 20 cities across the United States to compete in a weekend full of soccer […]

Recently, I had a great visit with the players and staff at the Notah Begay III (NB3) Foundation, located at San Felipe Pueblo, NM. The NB3 Foundation was founded by 4-time PGA Tour winner Notah Begay III in 2005, with the mission to reduce the incidences of childhood obesity and type 2 diabetes and promote […]

On Monday morning (May 13th) I had the chance to join community leaders, students, and other funders to celebrate the groundbreaking of Camden High School’s new athletic field.  As a part of the 2013 annual grants cycle, the Foundation awarded two Safe Places to Play grants to the Camden City Board of Education – one […]

On Thursday, December 6th at the Discovery Communications Global Headquarters, our President & CEO, Ed Foster-Simeon was honored at the Campaign to End Obesity’s “Fit for our Future” gala for his dedication to combating the childhood obesity epidemic in the United States. Dawn Sweeney, from the National Restaurant Association, was also honored at the gala. […]