NFL Foundation Blog: June 2013

NFL Foundation Kicks Off Summer with nearly $700,000 in Grants to Youth Football Camps

Posted in: Youth Football

The NFL Foundation is kicking off summer by supporting 221 football camps through its Youth Football Camp Grant Program. Nearly $700,000 has been awarded to support current and former NFL players and coaches hosting camps for children across the country.

These are free, non-contact football camps for children ages 5-18 that focus on teaching proper technique and sportsmanship. All camp coaches must complete an online education course with instruction on injury prevention, including heat and hydration.

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