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CURRENT PLAYER FOUNDATIONS AND CHARITIES
Community involvement has always been one of the Colts top priorities in Indianapolis. Many of our Colts players extend their community involvement outside of the organization through personal foundations or other charitable organizations.
Current Player Foundations and Charities
Mission: The Maniac Foundation is dedicated to transforming communities through education, wellness, serving families in need and other charitable causes.
Mission: KG's Kids works to expose students to the importance of reading by providing opportunities and supplies to help support student's reading careers.
Marlon Mack Foundation
Mission: Our mission at the Marlon Mack Foundation is to transform the lives of youth and empower leadership and academic achievement sustainability through scholarships. Our vision is to create a sustainable option, whereby all youth have access to the education and training they need to be successful and become a model for empowerment and leadership in their community.
TJ Carrie Foundation
Mission: "Make every failure an opportunity for success; then you will have that opportunity to achieve great things." – TJ Carrie
Mission: Turning Interest Into Action - Shelice's Angels goal is to inspire and ignite the potential of the community in which it serves. By teaching and educating our stakeholders, we aim to show them not only how to maximize themselves in their community, but also teaching them to see the world as bigger than just their immediate environment.
Alumni Player Foundations
Jabaal Sheard Foundation
Mission: The Jabaal Sheard Foundation provides at-risk youth with outreach programs that include: mentorship, educational advancement and overall wellness to promote healthy and active lifestyles as well as higher education. The foundation provides sports training, mentorship, educational workshops annual scholarships, and afterschool programs for boys and girls.
Alumni Player Foundations
Gary Brackett's Impact Foundation
Mission: The mission of Gary Brackett's IMPACT Foundation is to provide opportunities and resources to children affected by cancer. The charity provides interactive programs and resources designed to directly benefit these children and their families.
Darius Butler Foundation
*Mission: *The Darius Butler Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization established by Darius Butler of the Indianapolis Colts and his family. DBF's mission is to TACKLE hunger in underserved communities, INSPIRE at-risk youth to achieve their dreams and SCORE in the classroom.
Allie & Friends
Mission: Allie & Friends was founded in 2005 by Scott and Kristin Jewson to raise awareness for neuroblastoma research. Each year, Colts OT Ryan Diem hosts the Allie and Friends Golf Classic to benefit the Children's Neuroblastoma Research Foundation. To date, Diem has helped raise more than $750,000 through the golf outing.
D.R.E.A.M. Alive, Inc.
Mission: The mission of D.R.E.A.M. Alive is to provide a safe and dynamic environment in which youth can raise their expectations and self-esteem through: Discipline, Responsibility, Education, Achievement and Motivation. The purpose of this organization is to provide direct services for youth that embrace these core principals.
The Peyback Foundation
Mission: The PeyBack Foundation was established in 1999 to promote the future success of disadvantaged youth by assisting programs that provide leadership and growth opportunities for children at risk.
Pat McAfee Foundation
Mission: The Pat McAfee Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing scholarship assistance to the sons and daughters of US Military Personnel.