sports give kids skills that help them succeed.

with many schools across the country having to cut sports,
where are kids going to learn patience, persistence,
and the importance of teamwork?

I, Tony the Tiger, want to make sure every kid has the
chance to unleash their inner Tiger. Join me on my Mission,
because I can’t do it alone.

 

 

Sports give kids skills that help them succeed.

TONY’S TEAM IN ACTION BUY A BOX TO SUPPORT EFFORTS LIKE THESE*

  • Ben Simmons & students celebrate the brand-new equipment and uniforms Mission Tiger delivered to Cooper’s Poynt.

  • Julie Ertz joins Mission Tiger and surprises Shields Middle School in Chicago, IL.

  • Ben Simmons and Tony arrive at Cooper’s Poynt Middle School to deliver much-needed equipment and uniforms.

  • Shields students give Julie and Tony a big thank you for their new sports gear and improved soccer field.

  • Ben Simmons joins Mission Tiger and shares what sports mean to him.

  • Julie, Tony and the kids of Shields Middle School in Chicago, IL.

join the mission!

Eat like a Tiger

1. EAT LIKE A TIGER
Buy a box of Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes
and help support Tony’s mission.

Help kids play

2. HELP KIDS PLAY
Upload your receipt to trigger a
$1 donation to Mission Tiger* and then enter
for a chance to win a $1000 gift card.
**

See the impact

3. SEE THE IMPACT
Real kids, real stories and
how you can make a difference.

DonorsChoose.org is the biggest crowd-funding platform for school needs in the US.
With this donation, money goes directly to middle school sports programs for the
specific and approved needs teachers and coaches have identified. 
Check out DonorsChoose.org/MissionTiger

DRAFTED BY TONY

DonnorsChoose
Ben Simmons
Julie Ertz

 

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Tony Tiger

Together, we’ll help
bring back school sports.
Because all kids deserve
the chance to be a tiger.

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THIS IS WHY WE 
CAN’T DROP THE BALL

6 OF 10 EDUCATORS
WHO ENGAGED WITH
DONORSCHOOSE.ORG
FEEL THEIR ATHLETIC
PROGRAMS ARE BARELY
FUNDED OR UNDERFUNDED.

2019 DONORSCHOOSE.ORG SURVEY

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JUST over 2 of 10
kids are active to
a healthy level.

ASPEN INSTITUTE, 2014

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ONLY 37%
of kids played
a team sport
on a regular basis.

ASPEN INSTITUTE, 2018
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Active kids
score up to
40% higher
test scores.

Aspen Institute, 2014
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THE FUTURE OF
MISSION TIGER

Not a Teacher? Soon you will be able to submit your
request for sports funding! Keep your eyes peeled.


Have a GR-R-REAT fundraising idea that needs a Tiger?
Tony’s working on a way to take your suggestions, hold tight.

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