As a part of the Grizzlies MLK 2019 celebration we will be participating in several service opportunities in efforts to uplift our community. The Grizzlies will be teaming up with MIFA to deliver hot, nutritious lunches daily to seniors at their homes and congregate sites.
As a part of the Grizzlies MLK 2019 celebration we will be participating in several service opportunities in efforts to uplift our community. The Grizzlies will be teaming up with Refugee Empowerment Program to help with painting and cleaning, reading to elementary students and participating in outdoor activities with middle school students.
TEAM Mentor program hosted over 300 people to a holiday celebration where mentors and mentees from our five school sites had the chance to further their bonding experience by enjoying music, games, and fun.
In effort to support homeless Veterans, our guests have been asked to bring items such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, deodorant, scarves and gloves.
Grizzlies players and coaches hosted 150 under-served youth and families throughout the Memphis area to a winter wonderland holiday party. Everyone in attendance enjoyed various fun stations, lots of holiday food and received a Grizzlies holiday gift bag.
This holiday season, Memphis Grizzlies’ Wayne Selden Jr. treated 10 underserved kids in the local area to a shopping spree. Selden provided the family with gift cards, and acted as their personal assistant, helping them shop for Christmas presents.
The Grizzlies encouraged fans to support the Mid-South Food Bank and help fight hunger during the holiday season by making a donation or donating non-perishable food items. Those who donated received a buy-one-get-one ticket voucher for an upcoming Grizzlies home game and a #GrizzTheSeason wristband.
MENTOR Memphis Grizzlies will host a two-day intensive training.
Hosted youth to a holiday movie from three community organizations within Memphis.
Players and coaches spent the day autographing memorabilia for fans, partners and sponsors.
Memphis Grizzlies will partner with FedEx to hand out winter coats to Hawkins Elementary students.