Thanks to BWP Bats, we sent out donations to 65 middle school baseball programs in New York in 2021. The schools are located across Manhattan, Queens, the Bronx, and Brooklyn. Each program received five bats courtesy of BWP, a wooden bat manufacturer located in the heartland of Pennsylvania.
Diamond Sports donated 3-4 pallets of gear to PIFBS in 2019. In 2020, Diamond Sports contributed a generous donation of nearly 200 left-hand throw gloves in September. Proper gloves can be hard to come by for left-handed kids.
In December 2019, Easton generously donated more than 5 pallets worth of baseball and softball equipment. This shipment included USA and BBCOR bats, gloves, catchers gear, batting helmets, and miscellaneous apparel.
In 2020, New Balance donated more that 400 rubber cleats, 200+ turf shows, and 93 metal cleats to Pitch In For Baseball & Softball. The turf shoes were sent to Reds Community Fund programs, and all of the donations will help hundreds of kids get what they need to play ball.
Rawlings helped supply the equipment needed for the Twins Community Fund’s Junior Twins Equipment Kits, which were sent to 9 programs in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Iowa in 2021. The kits included Rawlings gloves and baseballs/softballs along with other items.
At the end of 2017 Under Armour donated three truckloads comprised of 40 pallets of gear to Pitch In For Baseball & Softball. Much of this equipment was used for Puerto Rico disaster relief programs. Any high school program grantees can also get metal cleats from PIFBS because of this donation. In 2020, Under Armour also donated 164 pairs of rubber cleats and turf shoes.