SAN JOSE, CA- The San Jose Giants released today their 2014 Community Report. The report is a complete detail of the organization's community involvement and contributions. From expanding the team's extensive fundraising efforts to a record number of mascot appearances and the organization's rise from twenty-fifth in Minor League Baseball's social media rankings to second overall, the San Jose Giants presence was felt well beyond the Municipal Stadium gates this year.
"I want to personally thank all of our fans and partners for your loyalty and passion for the San Jose Giants and our place in the community," said Daniel Orum, San Jose Giants President and CEO. "Through the organization's extensive work with youth sports groups, schools and regional non-profit organizations, the team has introduced baseball to millions of homes in Northern California and this year alone raised over $480,000 for charitable causes."
The 2014 Community Report showcases the variety of charitable efforts the San Jose Giants are involved with both inside and beyond the Municipal Stadium gates. Highlights of the report include over 150 appearances made by San Jose Giants personnel, unique, community-centered evening's at Municipal Stadium, events in partnership with the Giants Community Fund to help underserved youth and in-kind donations to more than 750 local and national organizations.
For more information on the San Jose Giants and how to get your organization involved next season, call (408) 297-1435 or visit sjgiants.com.
Read 2014 San Jose Giants Community Report
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