Vision: Changing lives through the spirit and power of sport.
Mission: Improving the lives of youth by building facilities, giving to sustainable programs and empowering youth through sport and recreation.
Since launching in December 2009, MLSE Foundation has invested more than $35 million into Ontario communities. Using the power of sport as a unifying force, we're committed to helping youth reach their potential and creating more equal playing fields for all.
WHO WE ARE
OUR VISION AND MISSION
MLSE Foundation Was Founded
Neighbourhoods Reached in ON
Invested Last Season
Invested Since 2009
Hours of Funded Programming
WHERE WE'VE COME FROM
Leafs Fund for Kids is born, focusing on the endowment of arts and educational scholarships.
MLSE Foundation launches a full portfolio of programs, programming grants and refurbishment projects designed to provide greater access to sport
Building off learnings from Regent Park, MLSE Foundation embarks on
its most ambitious project to date. With a $7 million capital investment and an initial $2.5 million yearly operating budget, MLSE LaunchPad opens its doors, becoming the first facility
in Ontario to offer a space dedicated to Sport For Development for youth who face barriers.
The Raptors Foundation for Kids is founded as the charitable arm of
the Toronto Raptors, focusing on court refurbishments and community programming
MLSE Foundation is established, merging the Raptors Foundation for Kids and the Leafs Fund for Kids, as well as incorporating Toronto FC; three teams, one charity.
Construction on MLSE Foundation’s first large capital investment, the Regent Park Athletic Grounds, begins. A $2.5 million investment into the construction of a multi-sport space as part of the Regent Park Revitalization Project
NEWS & MEDIA
Toronto FC, MLSE Foundation and Black Players For Change Announce Community Partnership Ahead of 2020 MLS Cup Playoffs
Toronto FC, MLSE Foundation and Black Players for Change have come together to launch “UNITE” – an initiative to raise funds during TFC’s playoff run to provide youth equitable access to sport in Toronto.
November 23, 2020
Coach Dane has dedicated his life to empowering and elevating youth in his community, and through his work at MLSE...
September 29, 2020
GoDaddy Canada donates $60,000 to MLSE Foundation in support of youth engagement
GoDaddy Canada announced today a donation of $60,000 to MLSE Foundation with the funds being used to improve the lives of youth through sport and recreation. The donation comes from proceeds generated through ‘A Raptor Tale’ and ‘Book Deal’ marketing campaigns, which ran during the 2019-2020 NBA season featuring Toronto Raptors alumnus Muggsy Bogues.
August 26, 2020
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