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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
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.