About ESPN Citizenship
At ESPN, we're inspired by the many athletes, fans and communities that are using sports to make the world a better place. We concentrate our impact on five key areas: Access to Sports, Leadership Through Sports, Good Neighbor grants, Environmental Sustainability and the V Foundation. Through our employee volunteerism, charitable giving and cause marketing programs, we aim to use the power of sports for social good.
ESPN Corporate Citizenship Vice President Collects Two PRNEWS' CSR & Diversity Awards
Martinez was recognized as both CSR Professional of the Year and LGBTQIA2+ Pioneer
ESPN's #oneteam Campaign Named Winner at Cynopsis Sports 9th Sports Media Awards
ESPN's #oneteam Campaign was named winner for Awareness Campaign for a Social Good Initiative
ESPN's #oneteam Campaign Named Cynopsis Sports Media Awards Finalist
To address the COVID-19 pandemic, ESPN launched the #oneteam Campaign to spread messages of safety, of hope and of inspiration through its platforms
Vote for ESPN's #oneteam PSA
Voting is open now through April 9
ESPN Senior Writer to Participate in FIRSTtv's Beyond the Bots Episode
Snellings will discuss STEM, sports and the advancement of equity
My Brother's Keeper Alliance and ESPN Announce Mentoring Program to Support Boys and Young Men of Color
Tips Off During January, National Mentoring Month with Support from NBA Teams in Local Markets
ESPN Addresses Inequities in Communities of Color During 14th Annual V Week
More than $6.7M Raised for the V Foundation for Cancer Research with a Focus on the Stuart Scott Memorial Cancer Research Fund
ESPN's CSR Secret Sauce: Content Integration
In a year that was unlike any other, ESPN Corporate Citizenship's content integration strategy proved especially successful, as the team showcased critical storytelling while the sports world navigated through the pandemic, social unrest and political divides
Feel Good Friday: Stan Verrett Works With Young Storytellers and LeBron James' I PROMISE School
We can all use some feel-goods these days; Front Row will bring you all the feels on Fridays through the goodness of familiar ESPN faces
ESPN Celebrates the 14th Annual V Week in Support of the V Foundation for Cancer Research
Health Inequities and the Stuart Scott Fund Highlighted throughout the Week
Executive Voice: How First Take Honors Veterans Week In A Virtual Format
Coordinating producer Antoine Lewis explains how the show will salute the military despite challenges presented by COVID-19
ESPN Slates Week of Veterans Day Recognition Initiatives Nov. 7-14
ESPN will salute our Veterans and active members of the U.S. armed forces Nov. 7-14 through programming and initiatives in recognition of Veterans Day
Alliance for Women in Media Foundation & ESPN Launch Scholarship
ESPN's donation of $10,000 will provide two educational scholarships to assist Black females pursuing careers in sports media
Executive Voice: "ESPN is committed to doing our part to ensuring all kids have the ability to play."
ESPN announced today it will donate at least $1M to its two youth investment strategies - Access to Sports and Empowerment through Sports. VP, Corporate Citizenship, Kevin Martinez, explains why youth sports are so important
ESPN To Take Part in Project Play Summit 2020 with NBA Commissioner
ESPN has enabled over 1.7 million people access to sports since 2015
ESPN Supports USTA Foundation's "Rally to Rebuild"
"Rally to Rebuild" is supporting U.S. Tennis Association Foundation's flagship program, National Junior Tennis & Learning
Films Debut Spotlighting Black-Owned Businesses In #NBAFinals' Markets
Restaurants in LA, Miami featured in videos as part of ESPN's collaborative Champion Black Businesses initiative; the spots' respective owners weigh in
ESPN recognizes Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools for efforts to include students with disabilities
ESPN's Sage Steele and Kevin Negandhi announced the Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools ESPN Honor Roll on Monday
Feel Good Friday: ESPN College Football Lends Support to Educators During "Extra Yard for Teachers Week"
We can all use some feel-goods these days; Front Row will bring you all the feels, every Friday, through the goodness of familiar ESPN faces.
Dickie V Salutes Stephen A. Smith's V Foundation Fundraising Efforts
First Take featured commentator's efforts helped raise $7.2M for cancer research as part of recent Dick Vitale Gala
ESPN's Kevin Martinez Honored with Trailblazer Award
ESPN's Kevin Martinez honored with the 2020 Trailblazer Award from The Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals
ESPN and The Undefeated to Host Breaking Barriers with Bank of America, Boys and Girls Clubs of America
The virtual conversation will address racial equality on Friday
ESPN Collects Awards for "Don't Retire, Kid," "Don't Give Up on Me" and More
ESPN's Corporate Citizenship team has earned several Corporate Social Responsibility Awards for its programs throughout 2020
ESPN to Host V For Victory Television Event on ABC
The special will air on Saturday, Aug. 8 at 2 p.m. ET on ABC
ESPN took part in Tip Your Cap on Sunday to commemorate all of those who were denied the opportunity to play in the Major Leagues because of the color of their skin until Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in 1947.
The second #oneteam PSA features 24 new talent
We may all be on the sidelines right now, but we are #oneteam.