Pitch In For Baseball will provide new and gently used youth baseball uniforms and equipment to leagues and communities devastated by the tornado in Moore, Oklahoma. This donation will allow children impacted by this disaster to return to a state of normalcy and help them enjoy the game they are so passionate about.
What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
On Monday May 20th, the town of Moore, Oklahoma was hit by a mile wide EF5 tornado the ripped through the community leaving a path of destruction. Part of the affected area included players from the Moore Youth Baseball Association, which lost equipment like baseballs, gloves, and cleats.
How will this project solve this problem?
Pitch In For Baseball will get these kids who lost most of their possessions back on the field to regain a sense of normalcy.
Potential Long Term Impact
Pitch In For Baseball helps children grow physically, socially and emotionally through the game of baseball. In regions where a devastating event has occurred, our donations give kids a chance to "be kids" and return to activities they are familiar with which is crucial to their long-term development.
Total Funding Received to Date: $672
This project is now in implementation and no longer available for funding. Received funds will be used to accomplish concrete objectives as indicated in the project's "Activities" section. Updates will be posted under the "Project Report" tab as they become available.
Donors' contributions and pledges to this project totaled $672 . The original project funding goal was $7,000.