Baseball United Irish Youth Baseball Fundraiser 2022

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We’re raising money to support Baseball United’s Irish Youth Baseball program! We’re asking all members of the Irish American Baseball Society to make a small donation of $1, $5, or $10. Click below to watch the presentation video by IABS Founder John Fitzgerald or scroll down to learn more about WHY we’re raising the money and HOW we’re going to do it!


Bringing Baseball to Schools in Northern Ireland

We launched the first in-school baseball program in Northern Ireland in 2021 in partnership with Healthy Kidz CIC. In just two years, over 5,000 boys and girls played baseball for the first time during their physical education classes!

During the summer, we helped launch a baseball camp program. Click the video below to see how the kids enjoyed learning about baseball!

This year, our program will expand to bring the game to more children in more areas in Northern Ireland.

Partnership with GAA Rounders

As our program in Northern Ireland expands, we have launched an innovative partnership with the GAA Rounders club in Adamstown, County Wexford. The program will teach basic hitting, throwing, and fielding techniques to children who want to learn how to play rounders and baseball.

About the Baseball United Foundation

Baseball United works to help these teams, leagues, and organizations, by sharing resources, experience, and best practices, so more children can play baseball.

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Baseball United Foundation

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EIN 20-4623222