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July 16, 2019
Leaders Leadership Spotlight: Dave Madeira

Dave Madeira, a New Hampshire native, is a former Brown University lacrosse captain, and 4-year starter at Attack. Over the past few years, Dave has been deeply involved in the game of lacrosse, directing the design of non-hotbed lacrosse educational camps for Trilogy Lacrosse, and volunteering his time with Harlem Lacrosse. Dave took in the …

July 4, 2019
Initiatives University Lacrosse in Belgium

Assist Belgium’s Inaugural Collegiate Lacrosse Teams Our Why We had our first touch with the Belgian lacrosse community during our first-ever international clinics in Barcelona, Spain. Players from all over Europe flocked to the free clinics, and we were able to meet many passionate players from all over the continent. A player that stood out, …

June 17, 2019
News GiveGoFund Featured in The Sport of Philanthropy’s #Top10 Interview

We are thankful to be featured in a recent interview by the Sport of Philanthropy, a blog created by social enterprise Champions for Philanthropy to highlight the charitable work of professional athletes, teams and major sports leagues in the U.S. and around the world. Sport of Philanthropy’s goal is to showcase best practices in sports …

May 8, 2019
Leaders Leadership Spotlight: Alvaro Peinador Cassano

We arrived on the scene in Barcelona, ajoined by forces of spirited lacrosse enthusiasts, yearning to learn more about the game and create energy in their Spanish metropolis. Alvaro stood out amongst the group, showing unparalleled joy and happiness in his play and willingness to learn. Alvaro has conducted a masterful development plan for the …

December 28, 2018
Travel The #GrowTheGame Roadtrip: Part I

We have an urge to write, to explore, and to detail our story. Our team is on a constant path to share our thoughts, experience, and adventure as we go. At the Give & Go Foundation, we have reached locations across the globe, in attempts to spread our enthusiasm for lacrosse, and expand our lives …

December 20, 2018
Leaders Leadership Spotlight: Liam Murphy

Leadership Spotlight: Liam Murphy Liam Murphy has been involved with The Give & Go Foundation since 2018, when he approached us about lending his support to our programs. Liam is a coach, and a gifted graphic designer who has a deep love for the sport of lacrosse. Over the past year, he has developed graphics …

December 20, 2018
Travel 2015: The Netherlands

Recently, we uncovered a 2015 blog post we wrote from our FIRST ever trip to Europe to teach lacrosse and run free clinics for international  lacrosse programs. This trip was monumental in the development of the Give & Go Foundation. Check it out! — Greetings! We have finally arrived in Europe after much anticipation for …

December 18, 2018
Travel Destination: Hawaii

It’s been four years running that we’ve had the blessing of travel to the Hawaiian islands to compete with Wimmer Solutions. We arrive from stateside locations, with a common goal in mind: to experience the feelings of distant family having come together for community. Wimmer Solutions is a collection of high-character people, those who pursue …

December 5, 2018
Chat STX Blog: Changing Lives with Lacrosse in Nicaragua

In 2016, we made our first trip down to Managua, Nicaragua with the Lacrosse The Nations programs. We spent five days in the city, and the process began in our minds to take this work to an international scale. Our birthplace was in the depths of teaching, inspiring, and volunteering our efforts in Nicaragua to …

October 23, 2018
Chat Scott Ratliff: An Interview with Sweden Lacrosse

Give & Go Foundation Interview: Sweden Lacrosse with Scott Ratliff   Tell us about the Give and Go Foundation! The Give and Go Foundation was created with the mission to empower underserved lacrosse programs worldwide. Give&Go is focused on providing resources like coaching, equipment, as well as financial resources to programs that otherwise struggle to …

October 23, 2018