The New Balance Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation 5K & 10K Run and Kids Fun Run, presented by Gazillion Bubbles, is a family friendly community event that supports the charitable endeavors of the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF). Established in 1995, LADF is the official team charity of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Harnessing the power of the Dodger brand and a passionate fan base, LADF works to significantly impact underserved youth in some of the most challenged neighborhoods of Los Angeles. LADF leverages key partnerships to administer direct programs serving youth and communities at large and provides grants to local nonprofit organizations. LADF uses three pillars to guide its work - Sports + Recreation, Education + Literacy and Health + Wellness. Your support of this event, by registering for this race or being part of our fundraising team, will make a great difference in helping us achieve our mission. Plus there are some amazing incentives for individual and team fundraisers!
As a 501c3 nonprofit (tax ID #95-4623022), donations to the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation are deductible to the maximum extent permitted by law. You should consult your tax advisor to determine the deductibility of your donation for you.
Education + Literacy: The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation seeks to provide access, opportunity and innovation to youth at critical engagement stages - specifically middle school engagement, STEM education and college access and success.
Sports + Recreation: The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation seeks to focus on inclusion, preservation and promotion of sports in communities and the use of sports to create leadership opportunities and character development. Preference is given to organizations that promote baseball and softball programs.
Health + Wellness: The Los Angeles Dodger Foundation seeks to address health challenges that prevent children from engaging in school or recreational activities.