(East Los Angeles, CA)[From The Editor’s Desk]: The Los Angeles Dodgers continue to amaze and impress the City of Angels sports fans and the general public with the great news of their very large $100,000 donation to the Kobe Bryant, “Mamba & Mambacita Foundation,” in the strongest support their efforts at bringing both girls and boys youth basketball programs to an even higher awareness to the parents and families interested in registering their children to compete in this very inspirational, motivational, and memorable program.
A gigantic”high five” and more to the Dodgers organization for their recognition of the former L.A. Lakers’ legend and his legacy which lives on through his Family’s oversight and implementation. Just how Kobe would have wanted it to be!
Give a good read as to how and why the Dodgers made this very generous donation to this well-known girls and boys youth sports program in their press announcement below.
DODGERS DONATE $100,000 TO THE MAMBA AND MAMBACITA FOUNDATION
LOS ANGELES – Prior to the Friday night, 9/1 Dodgers-Braves game at Dodger Stadium, Dodger President and CEO Stan Kasten presented the Mamba and Mambacita Foundation with a check for $100,000 on behalf of the Los Angeles Dodgers.
“The Dodgers are so proud to be helping the Mamba and Mambacita Foundation in their mission to positively impact our community and the entire sports world,” said Kasten.
The Mamba & Mambacita Sports Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating positive impact for underserved athletes and boys & girls in sports. Founded through the vision and loving memory of Kobe and Gianna ”Gigi” Bryant.
The foundation provides funding and sports programming for underserved athletes to enable participation in school and/or league sports that enrich socio-emotional and physical development.
Fans who purchased their seats through the special ticket pack for this game received a one-of-a-kind Kobe Bryant Dodger jersey.