Each year our Trojan athletic teams accrue a high volume of equipment, clothing and promotional materials in their quests for a national championship. At the end of every season, our locker rooms brim with used materials which will be replaced. A need for all types of sporting equipment has been expressed by the schools in our local community and these requests prompted us to create the Trojan GEAR Initiative (Giving Equipment And Resources). This donation effort delivers our leftover equipment to the Los Angeles organizations that need it most in order to promote healthy living, champion the value of sport and invite our community into the Trojan family.
MaterialsLocal schools express an immense need for various materials. All types of equipment and resource donations are accepted, including:
ProcessIn order to ensure compliance with NCAA bylaws, all donations will be approved by Matt Ackels, Community Outreach Director, and Joyce Bell, Director of Compliance. Important restrictions include (1) no donation may be made to high schools, and (2) equipment can't be used to generate revenue by the organization via sale or any other means. Please forward any donation requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Community Organizations:
Funded by The Otis Booth Community Outreach Endowment for USC Athletics