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The annual Community Report highlights the Astros’ dedication to the community outside of the diamond through the tireless efforts of the Astros Foundation. The Astros Foundation is committed to serving the community through: Unmatched Volunteer Efforts – over 4,500 volunteers served over 17,800 hoursBaseball and Softball – 34 Astros Youth Academy members received opportunities/scholarships to play ball in college and over 8,200 uniforms were provided to Houston-area youthInvesting in the Community – over 16,300 books were distributed through the Phillips 66 Literacy Bus and 25 $5,000 scholarships were awarded to local students through the Minute Maid Grand Slam for Youth Baseball programIncreasing Awareness – Nearly $2 million was raised to fight childhood cancer, combat homelessness and support domestic violence education and awareness effortsProductive Conversations – The MVP Coffee Series (Many Voices Participate) brought together experts and community members to discuss relevant topics and highlight the work of the foundation and local non-profitsHonoring Military and Veterans – 163 service men and women were honored at games with 2,500 tickets distributed during military days at Minute Maid ParkGolf in the Community – over $600,000 donated to local programsTo view the full 2019 Community Report, visit us at astros.com/foundation or click the link below.
The Astros Foundation could not do what it does without the support of people like you. To learn how you can get involved, visit astros.com/foundation today!