This form is for completion by organizations seeking funding from Laureus Sport for Good Foundation USA (Laureus USA).
We are interested in non-profit organizations that intentionally use sport to address social issues aligned to Laureus USA’s areas of focus. Our focus areas, in alignment with the Sustainable Development Goals, are:
1. Supporting quality and access to education
2. Improving physical and mental health
3. Increasing employability of young people
4. Increasing community cohesion through the reduction of crime, violence, and discrimination
Funding will be granted to organizations operating in or serving youth from the target neighborhoods of Vine City, English Avenue, and Washington Park on Atlanta’s Westside. Applications will also be considered
from organizations planning to expand service to these target populations with Laureus USA funding.
Successful applicants will be expected to comply with Laureus USA reporting requirements that include collecting and providing data on education outcomes (school attendance, test scores, grades, and graduation rates), as well as surveys of social emotional health and physical activity of youth participants.