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Mariners Care Programs

The entire Seattle Mariners organization takes the role of community leadership very seriously. The ballclub is in a unique position to connect the team with worthwhile endeavors, community partners and fundraising activities that make significant contributions to the Pacific Northwest. It is the goal and responsibility of the organization to be a community leader. During the 2014 Mariners season, Mariners Care, the team's non-profit foundation, helped raise over 1 million dollars for various charities and community projects.



Mariner Moose DREAM Team School Assembly Program
The Mariner Moose DREAM Team School Assembly Program continues to visit elementary schools in the Pacific Northwest throughout the 2014-2015 school year. The program uses the Mariner Moose to deliver the importance of the DREAM Team principles: staying Drug-free, Respect for yourself and others, Education through reading, Attitude, and Motivation. To find out how you can bring the Moose and his DREAM Team to your school, please send a letter of request on your school letterhead to DREAM Team Assembly Program, P.O. Box 4100, Seattle, WA 98194.

Mariners Education Day
The Mariners held their 17th Annual Mariners Education Day on May 27, 2014. Mariners players, broadcasters, and staff traveled to five local elementary schools to deliver the Mariners' DREAM Team program. The event enabled the team to deliver a positive message to over 3,100 students.

Refuse To Abuse Campaign
During the 2014 season, Mariners Care partnered with the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence to support the "Refuse To Abuse" campaign, which seeks to raise awareness and support victims of domestic violence.

Jackie Robinson Scholarship Night
This scholarship is a partnership between the Seattle Mariners, The Evergreen State College and Seattle Central Community College. It is awarded to three full-time students who transfer from Seattle Central Community College to Evergreen and recognizes students who have demonstrated the ideals of Jackie Robinson through all of his athletic endeavors, and have distinguished themselves through their academic achievement and outstanding commitment to community involvement and social justice.

Change The Game - Stand Up To Bullying
Felix Hernandez and the Mariners partnered with Grammy Award winning artist Macklemore to help #ChangeTheGame and put an end to bullying. For more information on how you can #ChangeTheGame and check out the television psa click here.


Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities League (RBI)
The Mariners, once again, have joined together with Major League Baseball and the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County in 2014 to support the 21st season of the Seattle R.B.I. League. R.B.I. offers inner-city boys and girls, ages 5-18, the opportunity to learn and enjoy the game of baseball and softball by providing them with a safe, organized athletic program. For more information on becoming a part of Seattle R.B.I. in 2014, contact the Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club at (206) 436-1903.

Baseball Tomorrow Fund Equipment Drive
On June 28, 2014, Mariners fans were encouraged to bring new and/or gently used baseball and softball equipment to Safeco Field to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County who administer Seattle's Reviving Baseball in the Inner Cities League.

Pitch, Hit and Run
Pitch, Hit and Run is Major League Baseball's national skills program for boys baseball and girls softball, ages 7-14, that gives kids the opportunity to showcase their pitching, hitting and base running abilities. Youngsters may advance through four levels of competition, beginning each year with local competitions in April and May and concluding with the national Finals in July at the MLB All-Star Game. Click here for more information.

Mariners Get Well Tour Presented By Holland America Line
Get Well Tour The Mariners and Holland America Line teamed up in 2014 to bring the Mariners Get Well Tour to hospitals in the Northwest. Mariners players and the Mariner Moose visited kids and Veterans at local children's and Veteran's hospitals.


The Fred Hutch Award Luncheon
January 29, 2015 - Safeco Field
Keynote Speaker: TBD
2015 Award Recipient: TBD

The 2014 Hutch Award Luncheon raised over $382,000 to benefit The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center early cancer detection research. For more information please call (206) 667-2980.


PLAY Campaign
PLAY Campaign In 2014, the Mariners and Subway hosted the seventh annual PLAY Campaign event at Safeco Field for kids from the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County. PLAY - which stands for Promoting a Lifetime of Activity for Youth - is a public awareness campaign developed by the Professional Baseball Athletic Trainers Society (PBATS) to combat child obesity. Mariners Athletic Trainers Rick Griffin and Rob Nodine joined Mariners players to encourage youth to be active, eat right, and sustain a healthy lifestyle.

Seattle Children's Hospital Wishing Well
Wishing Well Every fan donation to the Wishing Well at Safeco Field during the 2014 season will benefit Pacific Northwest patients and families at Seattle Children's Hospital.

Cystic Fibrosis Mariners Care Golf Tournament
On June 26, 2014, the Seattle Mariners hosted the 29th annual Cystic Fibrosis Mariners Care Golf Tournament at The Golf Club at Newcastle to help find a cure for cystic fibrosis, a fatal disease afflicting children and young adults. The event, held annually since 1986, has raised over $5.3 million for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

News Talk 97.3 KIRO FM and Northwest Harvest
The Seattle Mariners and News Talk 97.3 KIRO FM were proud sponsors of Fight Hunger Night on May 31, 2014. Prior to the game, fans were asked to donate non-perishable food items to benefit Northwest Harvest. Over 200 lbs. of food, along with $6,300 was collected. This provided more than 29,000 meals.


Alaska Airlines Home Runs for Wishes
Alaska Airlines Home Runs for Wishes For every home run hit by a Mariners player, Alaska Airlines donated airline miles to the Make-A-Wish Foundation to help grant wishes for kids. In 2014, 1,000,000 miles, valued at $27,400, were donated to Make-A-Wish Alaska and Washington.

Sharebuilder Saves for Kids
Saves for Kids

For every save recorded by a Mariners pitcher during the 2014 season, Sharebuilder donated $1,000 to Seattle Children's Uncompensated Care. In 2014, the total donation was $51,000.

"Seattle Children's is honored to benefit from the Saves for Kids program. The hospital is grateful to Sharebuilder and the Seattle Mariners for partnering on this game winning program which will directly help the patients and families we serve, regardless of their ability to pay," said Michele Smith, member - Seattle Children's Hospital Foundation.


PACCAR RBI for Literacy
For every Mariners run batted in, PACCAR made a donation to Page Ahead. Page Ahead's mission is to provide new books and develop reading activities that empower at-risk children. In 2014, PACCAR donated $75,000 to Page Ahead.

Holland America Line K's for Kids
For every strike out recorded by a Mariners pitcher at Safeco Field, Holland America Line will make a donation to the Seattle Children's Hospital Uncompensated Care Fund with a commitment of $25,000 for the 2014 season.

Coors Banquet Double Plays for the Wildland Firefighters Foundation
During July and August Coors Banquet donated $100 for every double play turned by the Mariners to the Wildland Firefighters Foundation. Coors Banquet donated $4,200 to the foundation that supports Firefighters and their families who have suffered while serving to protect the West against forest fires.


Mariners Care Silent Auctions
Since 2000, the Mariners have hosted Silent Auctions at each Saturday home game to benefit Mariners Care. Fans have the opportunity to bid on select memorabilia including autographed baseballs, game-used bats, autographed jerseys worn in the Mariners TV commercials, and several other unique items. The Silent Auctions, held at Section 128 at Safeco Field, begin when the gates open and conclude at the end of the sixth inning. In 2014, the Mariners Care Silent Auctions raised $82,591, raising the fourteen-year total to $1.27 million.


Mariners ROOT SPORTS Tele-Auction
ROOT SPORTS and the Seattle Mariners teamed up to host an on-line tele-auction during the June 24 telecast to raise funds for Mariners Care. The fourth-year event raised $40,000.

Mariners Care Speed Pitch
Mariner fans have the opportunity to test their arms against the Major Leaguers with an official radar gun at the Mariners Care Speed Pitch machine located on the main concourse in center field. Proceeds from the Mariners Care Speed Pitch machine benefit Mariners Care.

Mariner Wives "My Favorite Things" Basket Auction:
On August 29, the Mariners Wives showcased and auctioned off their husband's "Favorite Things" to benefit Mariners Care. The auction raised a total of $16,000.

Mariners Wives Mystery Bags
On July 11, the Wives of Mariners players, along with volunteers from Mariners Care, sold mystery bags containing a baseball signed by one of the 2014 Mariners. Thanks to all participating fans, $16,000 was raised for Mariners Care, the Seattle Mariners non-profit foundation.

Mariners Care Donations
Mariners Care will reach thousands of organizations in the Pacific Northwest through donations of memorabilia and autographed items.

Donation requests for a charitable fundraiser can be made in writing to the Seattle Mariners, Attn: Charitable Donations, P.O. Box 4100, Seattle, WA 98194.

All donation requests must be submitted in writing, on organizational letterhead and postmarked 6 weeks prior to the event. We do not accept faxed or emailed requests. Letters must include the following information:
a. Date of your event
b. Federal Tax I.D. Number
c. A brief explanation of the event and how proceeds will be used
d. Contact name, phone number, complete mailing address and valid email address (Incomplete requests will not be considered)


Refuse To Abuse 5K Run/Walk at Safeco Field
Refuse to Abuse 5K Run/Walk at Safeco Field The 3rd annual Refuse To Abuse 5k Run/Walk was held on Saturday July 19 at Safeco Field to benefit the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence and the Refuse To Abuse campaign. Over 1,300 people participated and over $107,000 was raised. For more info, visit refusetoabuse5k.org.

All-Star Softball Classic for Homeless Youth
On June 21, the Mariners and United Way held a celebrity softball game at Safeco Field to benefit homeless youth in King County. Mariners Hall of Famers Dan Wilson and Jay Buhner served as team captains. The second annual event raised $1,000,000.

Commissioner's Community Initiative/MLB & Players Give Back Tickets
Through Mariners Care, Major League Baseball, and the MLB Players Association, the Commissioner's Community Initiative and MLB & Players Give Back programs provide the opportunity for thousands of children and seniors to attend Seattle Mariners home games through ticket donations to non-profit organizations. If you would like to bring your non-profit organization to attend a game at Safeco Field, please submit a formal letter of request on letterhead that includes the approximate size of the group and, if needed, the number of ADA accessible seats required for your group along with your contact information. Requests should be received at least 4 weeks prior to the date desired. Send your letter of request to: Seattle Mariners, c/o Ticket Donations, P.O. Box 4100, Seattle, WA 98194.

Seattle Mariners Caravan
The 2014 Seattle Mariners Caravan successfully hit the road Jan. 7-24, visiting communities across the Pacific Northwest to increase excitement for the upcoming season. On the tour, select members of the Seattle Mariners visited elementary schools and Boys & Girls Clubs to deliver the D.R.E.A.M Team message and hosted complimentary autograph and photo sessions for the public. The Mariner Moose also accompanied the players to take pictures and provide entertainment for the kids. More Seattle Mariners Caravan information »

Mariners FanFest
On Jan. 25 and 26, the Mariners welcomed fans from all over the Northwest to Safeco Field for their first glimpse of the 2014 Seattle Mariners team at the 15th annual Mariners FanFest. Fans had the chance to get autographs and interact with players and coaches, new and old, and get autographs from Robinson Cano, Taijuan Walker, Mike Zunino, Brad Miller, and manager Lloyd McClendon, as well as many other players and coaches. There were tons of great interactive games for kids and adults, and a Garage Sale of Mariners memorabilia where proceeds supported Mariners Care FanFest Information »

Mariner Moose
Bring the excitement of the Seattle Mariners and Major League Baseball to your next event! The Mariner Moose -the official mascot of the Seattle Mariners- is available to visit your next public or private gathering, from birthday parties to corporate functions and everything in-between! To feature the Moose at your next affair, please call the Mariner Moose Scheduling Hotline at (206) 346-4321. Requests may also be made in writing at: Mariner Moose Requests, P.O. Box 4100, Seattle WA 98194, or by e-mailing the Moose here. More Mariner Moose Information »

Seattle Mariners Speakers Bureau
The Seattle Mariners Speakers Bureau is a major part of our community outreach efforts connecting with important organizations throughout the Northwest. Organizations interested in obtaining a speaker from the Mariners should send a request in writing on organizational letterhead, including the specifics of their event, i.e. size, location, date, etc. Requests should be directed to: Seattle Mariners, c/o Speakers Bureau, P.O. Box 4100, Seattle, WA 98194.

Mariners Care Timeline
Visit the Moose Den in center field for an inside look at the Mariners Care Timeline depicting the activities of Mariners players, coaches, wives and staff in our community.