The 3 Up 3 Down Organization strives to promote, strengthen, and foster youth baseball in and around the Hudson Valley as well as provide additional community support for those with developmental disabilities. The intent of the program is to support youth baseball, with an emphasis on those and the younger end and possibly those with developmental disabilities, getting children involved and keeping them in the sport versus leaving the game for other sports or activities. Thank you for supporting and promoting youth baseball.
There will be ten grants in total. Recipients will receive a grant ranging from $500 up to $2,500 (check or in-kind donation) for use for their organization with nominal restrictions.
Grant Process: Grants application window closed May 3rd. Grants will be distributed at Dutchess Stadium on Saturday June 11th in between innings of the Hudson Valley Renegades’ game. 25 complimentary tickets will be provided to Gold Grant Recipients and ten to Silver Recipients. Additional tickets will be available for purchase directly through the Renegades.\
Silver Grants ($500): Brewster Little League, Newburgh Thunder/Red Storm, Bryn Mawr Boys & Girls Club, Highland Babe Ruth League, WaterOak Little League (CT).
Gold Grants ($1,000+): Mahopac Sports Association, Fishkill Little League, Town of Poughkeepsie Cal Ripken-Babe Ruth, East Fishkill Youth Baseball