Until the conclusion of ItaIian American Baseball Foundation (IABF) Virtual Gala on Thursday, December 3, 2020, supporters of Team Italy baseball and softball are encouraged to bid on the 108 items available HERE at the IABF Online Auction. The IABF is a 501(c)(3) charity foundation that is committed to developing and promoting youth baseball and softball in the United States and Italy by sponsoring clinics supervised by MLB players, scouts and college coaches.
In addition to providing legal assistance for Italian American athletes so that they may qualify for Italian citizenship and represent Team Italy in the Olympics and the World Baseball Classic, the IABF donates athletic equipment to organized youth teams as well as individuals in need of uniforms and equipment. With aspirations of building an international youth baseball and softball academy combining a first-class education and sports excellence, the IABF proudly sponsors college showcases and scholarships for baseball and softball prospects.
To learn how to become an IABF sponsor and to donate to the international mission, click HERE. No registration fees or passwords are required to livestream the IABF Virtual Gala on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at 8 pm (EST). Click HERE to access the IABF Virtual Gala Facebook Live event. Forza #Italia!
by Roberto Angotti