Features on the innovative programs that professional sports teams provide their fans and local communities.
Nashville Predators SuperGrants
On this episode of Beyond The Scoreboard, we speak with Rebecca King, Vice President of Community Relations for the Nashville Predators and Executive Director of the Predators Foundation. Rebecca shares on inside look at the Predators SuperGrants Program, in partnership with SmileDirectClub, that roots out organizations that assists those in crucial transitions. Listen to the podcast with the Predators.
San Francisco 49ers EDU Program
On this episode of Beyond the Scoreboard we visit with Jesse Lovejoy, Director of the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers EDU program. Jesse shares an inside look at how the entire 49ers organization has embraced STEAM education for K-8 students. By scaling digital lesson books and leveraging in-person field trips to Levi Stadium, the 49ers EDU program is using sports to help inspire kids interest in STEAM subjects.
Philadelphia 76ers Spirit of Small Business
On this episode of Beyond the Scoreboard we visit with Chris Heck, President of the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers. Chris gives us an inside look at the 76ers Spirit of Small Business program and how the team is using its resources to help promote mom & pop businesses located around Philadelphia.
Blue Jays Community Commitment Program
Athletic Greens sponsors this episode of Beyond the Scoreboard featuring Melinda Rogers-Hixon of the Jays Care Foundation, the charitable arm of the Toronto Blue Jays. Melinda gives us an inside look at the team’s Community Commitment program and explains why winning MLB’s 2020 Allan H. Selig Award for Philanthropic Excellence means so much to the entire Blue Jays organization.