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Disclaimer - Create the Change® partners with nonprofit organizations that we believe offer age-appropriate service opportunities for youth and families. All of our partners sign a collaboration agreement promising to provide age-appropriate activities in a safe environment. Create the Change® does not run, host, or facilitate the service opportunities seen here, nor are we responsible in any way for the management (financial or otherwise) of the organizations we feature. Always be sure to research the nonprofit organization and service opportunities available to make sure it's a good fit for you before getting started. You may find the organization's contact information on their profiles.

Duration

1 - 2 hrs

Directions

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How Often Is This Offered?

Daily

Age Range

  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required

Adult

Description

Did you know that 1 in 5 under-served families do not register their kids in youth sports because of the price of sports equipment? Donate new or gently-used sports equipment to be redistributed to those in need.  Sports include Football, Baseball, Ice Hockey, Volleyball, Soccer, Field Hockey, Playground, Fitness (Yoga), Swim, Frisbees, Racquet Sports, Whistles, Pinnies, Cones, etc.

What's Needed To Complete

Special Requirements

Please use your best judgment on the condition of equipment before donating. If you wouldn™t trust your kid using/wearing it, neither will we! Tax-deductible receipts are available upon request.  What types of equipment does LPF NOT accept? I'm Bikes Bicycle Helmets Bicycle/Skateboard Elbow/Knee Pads Clothing Croquet Sets Exercise Machines Fishing Gear Uncertified Football Helmets Hats Partial sets of uniforms Protective Cups/Jock Straps Racquetball Equipment Scooters Skis and Snowboards Trophies Used Running Shoes

How It Makes A Difference

Your donations help us expand access and equity within youth sports and recreation programs in under-resourced communities.

Where to Serve

From Home/Anywhere*

Instructions

Gather your sports equipment and either drop-off or ship to our many locations. Visit our website to select your donation options and location. Donation Bin Locations Greater Washington warehouse Baltimore warehouse Philadelphia warehouse Virginia Location: NOTE: we have a satellite warehouse hosted by 1-800-GOT-JUNK? Chantilly, VA. We are happy to accept equipment shipments to any one of our warehouses: Baltimore warehouse address: 1794 Union Avenue Baltimore, MD 21211 Philadelphia warehouse address: 404 Elmwood Avenue Sharon Hill, PA 19079 Greater Washington warehouse address: 9170 Brookville Road Silver Spring, MD 20910 To schedule a large LOCAL pickup, please contact us at info@levelingtheplayingfield.org

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