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LA84 to Provide Daily Sochi Coverage

February 6, 2014

Through Facebook and Twitter the LA84 Foundation will provide daily updates from the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.  LA84 Foundation President and IOC member Anita DeFrantz will send photos as she visits sports venues and presents medals.  Correspondent Kimiya Shokoohi will being posting and Tweeting from the Main Press Center and other Olympic… More »


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LA84 Partners on Two Newest Dodger Dreamfields

February 3, 2014

LOS ANGELES (January 31, 2014) – The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation, in partnership with the LA84 Foundation, the County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation and Hollywood Indies Little League dedicated its 32nd and 33rd Dodgers Dreamfields at Jesse Owens Park. Executive Director, Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation, Nichol Whiteman, Los Angeles County Supervisor,… More »


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L.A. Dodgers President and CEO Stan Kasten Joins LA84 Foundation Board

January 24, 2014

LOS ANGELES (January 23, 2014) – For more than three decades, Los Angeles Dodgers President and CEO Stan Kasten has led many successful professional sports franchises across the country. Now, he’s bringing his deep industry and management expertise to the Board of Directors of the LA84 Foundation, the legacy of the 1984 Olympic Games and… More »


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Olympic Legacy Thrives With Latest Round of LA84 Grants

January 22, 2014

LOS ANGELES (January 22, 2014) – As the world’s focus turns to the Olympic Games in Sochi, the LA84 Foundation is keeping the Olympic spirit alive among young athletes in Los Angeles. Twenty-six local youth sports organizations received $1.7 million in grants today from LA84, the leading funder for youth athletics in Southern California. Since… More »


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LA84 Foundation Confronts Concussions In Youth Football

December 2, 2013

LOS ANGELES (December 2, 2013) – With national concern on the rise over the dangers of brain injuries in football and youth sports more generally, the LA84 Foundation has adopted new safety guidelines based on collaboration with medical experts and youth football administrators. The Foundation, which has provided $600,000 in grants to 58 youth football… More »