Let’s Play it Forward is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3)organization that donates used sports equipment to various causes. To date they have collected 8,347 pieces of gently used sports equipment. It all began when a few life long friends realized that they had an abundance of unused sports equipment in their garages. They started calling several organizations to inquire whether they could make use of this equipment, and the responses were overwhelming.
Let’s Play it Forward was founded in February 2012, their mission is to help charitable youth organizations and individuals in need to obtain the gear necessary to play the sports they love. They collect gently used sporting goods at organized events and through other donations.
Let’s Play it Forward accepts most sports equipment in gently used condition. They can pick up the donations if you are within a 50 mile radius from Somers in Westchester County, NY. Items they will accept are: Footballs, kick balls, soccer balls, all baseball and soccer equipment, lacrosse equipment, pinneys, orange-cones and discs, volleyballs, roller blades, basketballs, golf bags, full sets of irons, woods, individual irons, wedges, putters, golf balls, hockey equipment, shin guards, tennis equipment and gently used sneakers.
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