Sport & Philanthropy Eli A. Wolff Sport and Development Project Brown University October 16, 2012
“Sport has the power to change theworld. It has the power to inspire, it hasthe power to unite people in a way that little else does.” - Nelson Mandela
The Sport and Development Project at BrownUniversity aims to advance the growing field ofsport and social change. The project works withacademic and community partners to betterunderstand how sport can be utilized to improvethe human condition on a local and global scale.
Nike Better WorldMaking the World Better Through Sport Serving the needs of the athletes and the planet at the same time.http://www.nike.com/us/en_us/lp/better-world
Athletes for HopeTo educate, encourage and assist athletes in theirefforts to contribute to community and charitable causes, to increase public awareness of those efforts, and to inspire others to do the same. www.athletesforhope.org
Beyond SportBeyond Sport is a global organization thatpromotes, develops and supports the use of sportto create positive social change across the world.- Beyond Sport Awards- Beyond Sport Summit- Beyond Sport United- Beyond Sport Worldwww.beyondsport.org
NFL “A Crucial Catch” The NFL, its clubs, players and the NFL PlayersAssociation are proud to support the fight againstbreast cancer. Our campaign, "A Crucial Catch", inpartnership with the American Cancer Society, isfocused on the importance of annual screenings, especially for women who are 40 and older. http://www.nfl.com/pink