Babson Athletics' Commitment To Community

The Babson College Athletics Department is committed to serving the local community. In addition to hosting several events involving organizations and schools in the surrounding area, Babson also has a number of teams and individual student-athletes perform volunteer work throughout the year. Below are just a few examples of Babson's community service efforts.

Athletes Reaching Out

  • Men's and Women's Swimming & Diving: "Hour of Power" for Cancer Research with Wellesley, Brandeis, and Regis
  • Volleyball: "Dig Pink" Breast Cancer Awareness Match
  • Field Hockey: "Play For A Cure" Breast Cancer Awareness Game
  • Field Hockey: Mighty Meehan 5k Road Race For Cancer Research (read more)
  • Field Hockey: Panteen Beautiful Lengths Hair Donation Program
  • Field Hockey: Reading to children at West Elementary School in Stoughton, MA
  • Men's Ice Hockey, Softball: Charity Softball Game for The Healing Garden (read more)
  • Men's Ice Hockey: Chelsea Boys' and Girl's Club Street Hockey Clinic
  • Men's Ice Hockey: Babson Invitational Tournament Youth Hockey Clinic
  • Men's Ice Hockey: Framingham Youth Hockey Clinic
  • Men's Ice Hockey: King Phillip-Walpole Youth Hockey Clinic
  • Men's Ice Hockey, Women's Lacrosse: Cruickshank 5k Run
  • Women's Basketball, Men's Basketball: Pink Zone/Play 4 Kay Event for Breast Cancer Awareness
  • Women's Basketball, Women's Soccer, Softball: Drive For Wishes benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation
  • Men's Basketball: Coaches vs. Cancer New England Division III Senior All-Star Game
  • Men's and Women's Tennis: Shoe Drive For Africa
  • Women's Lacrosse: Friends of Jaclyn Foundation sponsorship for children with pediatric brain tumors
  • Softball: Team IMPACT sponsorship for children with life-threatening diseases
  • Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC): Beaver Nation Give the Gear campaign for Cradles For Crayons

On Campus

  • Wellesley and Needham High School swim meets
  • MIAA women's lacrosse contest (June '10)
  • MacDowell (AstroTurf) Field access for Wellesley High School
  • Skate-A-Thon Fundraiser at the Babson Skating Center
  • Needham High School boosters event
  • High school baseball games

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