As the winter seasons wrap up and spring sports begin, we want to take a moment to highlight some of the groups that joined our growing network of athletes supporting athletes. We continue to be inspired by the generosity of those from all sports who want to give back to ensure others have the opportunity to participate.
Latest donors and recipients
In addition to individual donations, the following organizations have contributed Sports Bras: Rutgers Newark, Soccer - Muskingum University, Soccer - SUNY Cortland - SUNY Oswego S.A.A.C - University of Mary
Organizations whose athletes will be or have recently received Sports Bras include: Banda Bola Sports Foundation, Malawi - Don Bosco Cristo Rey Softball, USA - Cortland YWCA, USA - Cielenou World Children, Cameroon - FutSat, Mexico - Leveling The Playing Field, USA - Nikumbuke, Kenya
Philanthropic partnership announced
For the second year, The Sports Bra Project has been named Philanthropic Partner of the Women Coaches Symposium hosted by The University of Minnesota Tucker Center for Research on Girls & Women in Sport.
The St. Olaf Volleyball team has partnered with The Sports Bra Project to collect sports bras donated by participants. St. Olaf Volleyball will be running a booth at the event where you can drop off new sports bras. For each bra donated at the 2019 WCS, you will receive a raffle ticket to use for the WCS raffle! The school donating the most sports bras, will get a free WCS registration for 2020.
For more information on the WCS, click here.
To contact the St. Olaf Volleyball team, email coach Foster.
The Sports Bra Project in the news
We want to extend our thanks to Soccer Parenting and Sky Bruce Eddy for their support and for taking the time to talk about The Sports Bra Project and ways youth teams and clubs can get involved.
Watch the interview on Soccer Parenting.
How you can get involved
Looking for a way to give back and provide leadership opportunities to your athletes? Consider running a sports bra collection drive. The links below will get you started.