2023 Jackfish Community Impact Report
WELLAND - From collecting donations to honouring our frontline heroes, to helping charities and non-for-profits, we did our best to use FUN to make a difference in our community.
We have so many community programs to help facilitate amazing things with help from our fans and sponsors.
The following is a list of some of the ways the Jackfish have contributed to the community:
- $52,366 raised for Crimestoppers of Niagara through the 2023 season 50/50 draws
- $3,880 raised for Ronald McDonald House Charity through the Strikeout for Families Campaign
- 116 VIP tickets donated to honour frontline workers
- $1,000 donated to youth baseball organizations
- $2,838 raised for Youth Baseball teams through our The Challenge campaign
- $3,102 raised from Welland Roses Jersey Auction in support of Hospice Niagara
- Donated over $500 in used equipment to youth baseball in Panama
To date, the Jackfish have donated or helped raise a total of $114,264 for community groups.
The Jackfish will continue these community partnerships and look for even more ways to give back to the community.
The Welland Jackfish, 2023 Dominico Cup Champions, are a member of Canada’s top baseball league, the Intercounty Baseball League. The 100-year old summer league is one of the oldest baseball leagues in the world, with the league established in 1919, drawing significantly more fans, in a friendly ballpark experience, than any league of its kind. For more information, visit www.wellandjackfish.com or follow the Jackfish on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter at @wellandjackfish.