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2020 Share the Glove Grant

Applications for the 2020 Share the Glove Grant are now being accepted!

This year the Kenosha Kingfish are honored to be
awarding a Softball Equipment Grant this year.

What is the grant?
The grant is a standardized set of Rawlings equipment, sized for youth ages 9-12.

Softball Grant
(1) Set of catcher’s gear (helmet, chest protector, shin guards, mitt)
(8) Batting helmets
(10) Fielding gloves (8 RH, 2 LH)
(1) Bucket of practice softballs
(6) Bats (27 in. – 30 in.)

Who is eligible to receive the grant?
The following criteria must be met in order to be eligible to receive the grant:

  • Organization qualifies 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 is not an individual, for-profit business, political, or religious organization;
  • Organization provides opportunities for kids ages 9-12 to play softball within the local community.

Share the Glove is a two step process. 

Step 1: Fill out the form below. Finalists will be narrowed down from the entries received and contacted by March 31st. 

Step 2: Finalists must submit a video explaining why they are deserving of the Share the Glove grant. These video entries are due by April 24th and the winner will be announced later in the month of April!

Share the Glove - 2020 Application

  • Section 2: Statement of Purpose

    Please provide us with at least a paragraph long description of how your organization enriches the lives of children and families in your community through baseball.
  • Section 3: Signature

    Signature (By signing below, I certify that the information provided in this application is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. I understand this information will be used to make a determination in the awarding of grants and if determined to be false or misleading, may disqualify my organization from consideration. If my organization is awarded the grant, information provided as part of this application may be used for promotional purposes. )