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Our Impact

March 30, 2016

OUR CORE IMPACT AREAS:

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IMPACT HIGHLIGHTS – FROM OUR WORK:

  • Since 2012, we have reached over 375,000 youth (aged 6-18) in 58 cities
  • Of the youth we have impacted, 49% are female and 74% are from low-income families
  • We have increased the capacity of 16 sport for development organizations, and have active investments in 11 programs
  • Through our support of Up2Us Sports and Playworks, we have supported the training and placement of over 1,500 youth sport coaches
  • We have reached over 29,000 youth through Sport for Good – New Orleans, a collaborative and locally driven approach to sport for social change
  • Our investments in Up2Us Sports’ Coach Across America (CAA) have resulted in an $80 million social return by reducing obesity, arrests and truancy

2016 IMPACT HIGHLIGHTS – FROM OUR PARTNERS:

  • 95% of teachers at Playworks schools report an increase in cooperation among students
  • 100% of ELEVATE participants have improved their grades from the start of the season
  • 84% of all CAA coaches finish their coach term with a job, or plans to enroll in a service term or school program
  • 100% of Girls on the Run participants perceive themselves as athletic and healthy at the end of their season
  • 82% of I Challenge Myself participants report increased physical fitness levels
  • 76% of ELEVATE participants demonstrated improved social skills, including confidence

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