Nominations Open for 2009 Steve Patterson Award

The Sports Philanthropy Project has opened nominations for the 2009 Steve Patterson Award for Excellence in Sports Philanthropy.

The award acknowledges professional sports organizations and individual athlete philanthropies that have made an exceptional effort in deploying all their unique resources toward a mission that serves and improves the lives of others.

The 2008 winners include the San Francisco Giants Community Fund and the Steve Nash Foundation. Watch the video and learn more about the history of the award and its past winners (Sports Philanthropy Project).