Former Ravens linebacker and current Senior Advisor to Player Engagement, O.J. Brigance is currently fighting amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and he wants you to join the cause against this debilitating illness through his foundation, Brigance Brigade. To learn more about the Brigance Brigade, please visit BriganceBrigade.org.
The Chris Canty Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the total development of youth in our communities. The goal is to utilize the platform of sports to affect positive change in the lives of children through mentoring, educational programs, health and fitness activities in an effort to optimize health and well-being. For more information, please visit ChrisCantyFoundation.org
Matt Elam and his brother Abram Elam founded the T.E.A.M Elam Foundation in 2008 to help combat violence and negative influences surrounding children. The goal is to provide young people with the skills, knowledge and confidence to succeed in life and builds awareness for opportunities that are available for them to become the next generation of community leaders. For more information, please visit, TeamElam.org.
The mission of the GR8 Hope Foundation is to provide resources and support to promote lasting improvements and bring healing to children with medical needs, hope for our future generations, and happiness to the children and their families enduring medical challenges. For more information, please visit www.gr8hopefoundation.com.
Established in 2013, the Steve Smith Family Foundation is dedicated to providing hope and inspiration to those in need, advancing causes that are close to the heart of the founder’s family. Established by Steve and Angie Smith, the Foundation’s leaders are committed to thinking critically, acting passionately and encouraging lasting change. A community is only as strong as its weakest links. Though there are many ways to address unmet needs and strengthen the community, causes of specific interest to the Foundation include domestic violence and child health & wellness. For more information, please visit SteveSmithFamilyFDN.org
The Tyson Foundation is here to serve youth, young athletes and teenage mothers. It hopes to provide support and opportunities that will empower them to unlock their own personal potential. The Tyson Foundation is dedicated to building young adults and families through new hope. Raised at the Joseph Home for Boys, DeAngelo wants to give back to the community that loved, supported and encouraged him through his high school career, during his time at the University of Georgia and now as he plays for the Baltimore Ravens. For more information, please visit www.thetysonfoundation.org.
The mission of the Lardarius Webb Foundation is to provide aid to underprivileged children and their families. The primary purpose of the foundation is to keep young men and women off the streets and out of trouble, by giving them the knowledge, confidence, and support to achieve the positive goals they set. By teaming up with local businesses and individuals from Webb's hometown of Opelika, Ala., and the Baltimore community, the foundation has developed programs that provide youth strong examples of teamwork, dedication, courage, confidence and cooperation that they will use throughout the rest of their lives. For more information, please visit LardariusWebb21.com.