Wilson Giving Back During the Holidays focuses on enabling access to play at the YMCA; A special event for New York City kids featuring surprise appearances by athletes
New York, November 20, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — With the holiday season upon us, Wilson sporting goods companythe global leader in high-performance sports equipment, apparel and accessories, will celebrate the “Gift of the Game” by partnering with the YMCA of the World. United States of America (s-United States of America), the national resource office for more than 2,500 YMCAs across the country, empowering children of all skill levels and backgrounds to play.
“In Wilson®We believe that the spirit of the holiday season is about more than just the traditional gift exchange. “That’s why we’re encouraging our global sports community to give the gift of the game this year,” he said. Amanda LambGlobal Vice President of Brand at Wilson. “Shared experiences in sports provide a unique opportunity to build bonds, foster camaraderie and enable access to play in a way that truly represents the holiday season.”
Wilson Its global sports community will give the “Gift of the Game” to YMCA kids across the country through a donation and matching program online and in stores from mid-November through the end of the year. Consumers will have the opportunity to add $1, $3 or $5 To order at checkout to be donated to the Y. Wilsonin the third year of its national partnership with Y-United States of Americawants to match $25,000 In customer donations.
Funds raised through Wilson The “Gift of the Game” donation will benefit local YMCAs in 20 major markets across the United States. The funding will be used to provide more Y scholarships, providing access to play by supporting more membership fees and youth sports fees for disadvantaged children in 2024.
In celebration of the “Give the Game” campaign, Wilson You will be hosting a day of play with New York City Kids at La Central YMCA in Bronx on Saturday December. 2. Each attendee will receive a Y membership, have the opportunity to try different sports throughout the event and leave with special holiday gifts from Wilson. Participating children will also be able to interact with athletes and special guests who are expected to make surprise and delightful appearances.
For holiday shoppers looking to offer…Game gift“,” Wilson Offering a variety of best-in-class equipment across a variety of sports categories, including basketball, soccer, tennis, softball, golf, baseball, and more as well. Wilson A distinctive sportswear collection, including technical clothing for both men and women. Follow along @Wilson And visit wilson.com for more information.
chicago, United States of AmericaWilson Sporting Goods Co., part of the Amer Sports Group, is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-performance sports equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories. The company brings more than a century of innovation, history and heritage across numerous sports including racquetball, baseball, softball, soccer, basketball, volleyball, soccer and golf. The brand also offers Wilson Sportswear including lifestyle and performance apparel for everyone to live like an athlete. Leveraging player insights to create products that push equipment and apparel innovations into new territories, Wilson Enables athletes at all levels to give their best. Visit www.wilson.com for more information.
Driven by its founding mission, the Y has served as a leading nonprofit organization committed to strengthening community for more than 175 years. The Y empowers everyone, no matter who they are or where they are from, by ensuring access to resources, relationships, and opportunities for everyone to learn, grow, and thrive. By bringing together people from different backgrounds, perspectives and generations, the Y’s goal is to improve public health and well-being, ignite youth empowerment and demonstrate the importance of connections in and across 10,000 communities nationwide. Learn more at ymca.org.
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