Since 2017, Good Sports and Cubs Charities have been teaming up through the Diamond Project to help bring sports opportunities to kids that need it most across Chicago. Through donations of brand new softball and baseball equipment and apparel, Good Sports and Cubs Charities provide the necessary equipment to get more kids in the game.
To apply for a grant, please visit: https://www.goodsports.org/apply/. Make sure to select “Cubs Charities” as the partnership you are applying to be considered for. The deadline to apply for 2020 consideration is Sunday, February 28, 2021.
Since 2017, Cubs Charities and Good Sports have made the following impact:
About the Diamond Project
The goal of the Cubs Charities Diamond Project is to expand opportunities for children to play baseball/softball, create or preserve green space in under-served neighborhoods and to foster a love of the game. Through the Diamond Project, Cubs Charities provides funds and equipment to non-profit, neighborhood-based organizations to support baseball/softball leagues and capital improvement projects that improve the quality, safety and accessibility of local baseball fields or indoor training facilities.
About Good Sports
Good Sports gives all kids the lifelong benefits of sport and physical activity by providing new equipment, apparel and footwear to those most in need. Since 2003, Good Sports has provided more than $60 million worth of equipment to more 4,265 youth programs, impacting over EIGHT MILLION kids. Good Sports has been awarded a coveted 4-star rating seven consecutive times from Charity Navigator, the nation’s largest charity evaluator, for sound fiscal management, transparency and accountability; and is a Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance accredited charity. For more information on how you can support Good Sports, please visit www.goodsports.org
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