What is the grant?

The grant provides a standardized set of Rawlings Softball Equipment, sized for youth ages 9-12, and includes: one set of catcher’s gear (helmet, chest protector, shin guards, mitt), eight batting helmets, ten fielding gloves (8 RH, 2 LH), one bucket of practice softballs, and six bats (27–30 in.).

Who is eligible to receive the grant?

The following criteria must be met to be eligible to receive the grant:

  • Organization must qualify as a 501(c)(3) organization, school or school-based program, or community-based organization as defined under US IRC section 501(c)(3).
  • Organization may not be an individual, for-profit business, political, or religious organization.
  • Organization must provide opportunities for kids ages 9-12 to play softball within a community that is served by a Northwoods League affiliate.

How will grant applications be accepted and awarded?

Qualifying youth softball organizations within Fond du Lac and the surrounding communities must complete the grant application below by Friday, April 29 to be considered by the Northwoods League Foundation. The grant recipients will be notified prior to the beginning of the 2022 Northwoods League season.

Share the Glove

Please fill out completely to be considered for a recipient of Share The Glove Grant Program. Thank You.
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