Sports & Athletics
Arizona is home to many current and retired sports professionals who give back to the community in important ways. Through the Jerry Colangelo Center for Sports Philanthropy at ACF, sports professionals have a trusted, local teammate in giving.
Jerry Colangelo Center for Sports Philanthropy
The Jerry Colangelo Center for Sports Philanthropy simplifies foundation management for sports teams, corporate leaders, and professional athletes—both current and retired.
Custom services are uniquely tailored to athletes, whose charitable goals and demanding schedules can make managing a foundation on their own a daunting task.
The gift of motivational power
The power of change
Athletes for Arizona is designed to support youth and high school sports in underserved communities, with a focus on education, mental and physical health, and advocacy and equity.
The Sports Fund of Arizona was established in 2016 to fund youth sports programs and organizations across the state with grants of up to $5,000.
Raises philanthropic resources with the goal of providing an athletic trainer for every post-season high school game in Arizona.