PhilanthropyLast modified: December 20, 2012
SFUA PHILANTHROPIC MISSION:
To use the power of sports to enhance the life and engage marginalized youth.
To use the power of athletes with integrity to model a higher standard of excellence for young people.
To use the power of business innovation and sports entertainment to make a difference for children.
In the words of Melinda Gates:
“Helping people doesn’t have to be an unsound financial strategy.”
Improving the lives and opportunities of marginalized youth in the US and eventually abroad.
Targeting programs and initiatives that serve youth who are marginalized by virtue of gender, race/ethnicity and poverty.
Developing a proposal process that ensures the most effective programs are funded.
Establishing a funding strategy that supports both long term funding for projects and one time only propositions.
Partnering with non-profit organizations that have a proven track record of youth capacity practices.