The off-season is usually a time when many of us think about field renovation and construction projects. As you begin to plan a project, it's important to seek out experts in baseball field construction to ensure a successful project that is cost-effective and which will result in a safe, playable, maintainable field. Learn the right questions to ask when selecting a sports turf professional and construction company.
Grant writing may be a new and challenging endeavor for many youth baseball and softball organizations. Some may employ a professional grant writer, but others may have a Board member or volunteer willing to take on the challenge. The Baseball Tomorrow Fund offers several grant writing aids including a worksheet specific to the BTF Online Application.
The Baseball Tomorrow Fund has awarded 29 grants to organizations operating outside the U.S. to encourage the growth of the game in new and emerging markets. As those grant recipients will tell you, the development of baseball and softball programs and facilities outside the U.S. is especially challenging. Today, we focus our spotlight on the South African Baseball Union and the construction of the Vangate Sports Complex.