NFL Foundation Blog: October 2015

NFL/LISC GRASSROOTS PROGRAM GRANTS $2.5 MILLION FOR NEW AND REFURBISHED COMMUNITY FOOTBALL FIELDS IN 15 CITIES

Posted in: Foundation News, Foundation Partners, Community

Community organizations, schools and parks in 15 cities across the country will receive grants totaling $2.5 million to build or refurbish neighborhood football fields, it was announced today.

The NFL Foundation/LISC Grassroots Program, a partnership between the NFL Foundation and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC), the nation’s leading community development support organization, has committed nearly $40 million to the program since 1998, supporting the creation or refurbishment of 306 fields nationwide.

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NATIONAL CONTEST AIMS TO ENHANCE ATHLETE SAFETY AT UNDERSERVED HIGH SCHOOLS

Posted in: Foundation News, Foundation Partners, Player Health & Safety

High School Administrators, Teachers, Coaches, and Administrative Directors May Now Apply for Athletic Trainer Grants at www.ATinitiative.com

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