As our signature program for awarding gifts to non-profits, the Charity Partner Empowerment Fund allows us to invest in innovative organizations that are impacting our local community. In addition to the $25,000 donation, organizations will benefit from unique and exciting offerings. Charity Partners can bring public awareness to their causes through Marlins media coverage as well as in-game promotional and fundraising opportunities.
The Marlins Foundation is delighted to provide support to a wide range of charities and community organizations each year in an effort to help raise funds for worthwhile causes through the In Kind Donation Program. The Marlins assist organizations with donations of memorabilia and other items for auctions, raffles and events as one way of supporting the thousands of great organizations in South Florida.
The Marlins are partnering with their corporate sponsors to provide complimentary tickets to local, underprivileged youth groups.
Tickets may be requested by completing the ticket request form and submitting to the Marlins, c/o Ballpark Buddies.
All ticket request forms must be accompanied with a letter on the nonprofit organization letterhead, describing the organization. Ticket requests are based on availability and are filled on a first come, first serve basis.
Ballpark Buddies is unable to accommodate groups of more than 100. The Marlins Group Ticket Office offers a number of affordable options for groups of 50 or more with prices as low as $3.00 on select dates. For more information please call 877-MARLINS.
Want to raise funds? Try Fundraising with the Fish
Fundraising with the Fish is an exclusive program designed by the Marlins to assist schools and nonprofit organizations in raising money by providing the opportunity to sell Marlins baseball tickets. Your organization keeps a portion of the proceeds raised from the tickets that it sells. For schools, it is also an excellent Family Day option that promotes both parent and teacher involvement with the students and the entire school community. And for nonprofit organizations, this program will assist in generating exposure and awareness for its causes. For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Apply for the Baseball Tomorrow Fund
The mission of the The Baseball Tomorrow Fund (BTF), a joint initiative between Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association, is to promote and enhance the growth of youth participation in baseball and softball throughout the world by funding programs, fields, coaches' training, and the purchase of uniforms and equipment to encourage and maintain youth participation in the game. Grants are designed to be sufficiently flexible to enable applicants to address needs unique to their communities.
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