On Sunday, April 7th, PIFBS hosted its annual Community Day Fundraiser at the Phillies game. The event, in its fifth year, has historically hosted 250 friends and supporters of PIFBS at the game. This year, we decided to reserve 500 seats in hopes to raise even more awareness about PIFBS in our local area. We […]
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The New York Yankees and the Matsui 55 Foundation (former Yankee Hideki Matsui’s nonprofit organization) partnered with Pitch In For Baseball & Softball to get 22 teams in the Bronx some brand new equipment to start their season. The teams were invited to Yankee Stadium in March for a distribution event to unpack their gear […]
The Minnesota Twins continued their School Based Program in the Twin cities for the fifth consecutive year and PIFBS was thrilled to partner with them again! This 2019 program consisted of 55 team kits for baseball and softball programs from Minneapolis and St. Paul. The Twins generously hosted the teams for a distribution event at […]
One of the newest MLB clubs that PIFBS has teamed up with in 2019 for an equipment grant project was the Oakland A’s! PIFBS was thrilled to partner with the A’s to donated nearly $10,000 worth of baseball and softball equipment to kids in the greater Oakland area. Over 200 kids on 13 teams will […]
For three years, Pitch In For Baseball & Softball has joined the Cincinnati Reds and St. Elizabeth Healthcare in delivering a program in the greater Cincinnati area and northern Kentucky. This year was no exception and got our 2019 program year off to a great start by providing 55 teams with baseball and softball equipment […]
Nearly two years since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, leagues are still struggling to get the resources needed to play ball. Thanks to the support of Rushmore Loan Management and Auction.com, Pitch In For Baseball & Softball donated nearly $20,000 in equipment to four leagues, helping nearly 400 children.
When trying to decide on what he wanted to do for his Eagle Scout Project, Peter stumbled upon Pitch In For Baseball & Softball and instantly knew that collecting equipment was the project for him. As a baseball player himself, it was a natural fit and something that he was passionate about. In addition to […]
The Pittsburgh Pirates and the Tull Family Foundation teamed up with PIFBS to help over 1,300 kids get on the field in the Pittsburgh area this year! Though we have worked with the Tull Family Foundation previously, it was our first time teaming up with the Pirates. The donation included gloves, catcher’s gear, helmets, bats, […]
Old Dominion Freight Line donated more than 12,000 baseballs. On an annual basis, Pitch In For Baseball & Softball donates more than 10,000 baseballs to programs in the United States and around the globe. This generous donation enables PIFBS to make an even greater impact on children. Since the donation was received in March, PIFBS […]
Pitch In For Baseball & Softball was grateful to partner with the New York Mets and the Mets Foundation again in 2019 to help kids the proper gear to play ball. This year’s program supported 50 baseball teams and 50 softball teams in the five boroughs of Manhattan and Long Island who participate in the […]