The Arizona Derby Dames also give back to their community. Efforts of the women in the league have benefited many charitable efforts, which you can read about below. Check out your Derby Dames as they help the community and those in need.
Habitat for Humanity
Relay for Life
Toys for Tots – November 2012
Your derby dames held a toy drive for Toys for Tots, and for fans to be involved and donate.
Wounded Warrior Project – August 12th, 2012
We assisted with their annual charity event. Raising money for the Wounded Warrior Project, AZDD assisted by selling their raffle tickets, helping with their bike wash, and more.
Tolteca Burrito Project Center – July 26th, 2012
‘Burrito Maker’ is a La Tolteca for St. Vincent de Paul Kitchen. AZDD has skaters assembling burritos at their 4th annual event.
Manna House – 2009
Collected clothing, toys, food, and school supplies, for battered women and their children. We also donated discount bout tickets.
Boys and Girls Club of Metropolitan Phoenix – 2009
We held a skate art raffle to raise funds for the Boys and Girls Clubs.
Forever Young Foundation – 2009
Bag stuffing for a charitable event.
1 Voice Community Center – 2009:
Charitable bowling event to raise funds for the new center in Phoenix, AZ.
Keep-A-Breast – 2008:
Art auction to raise funds for breast cancer research.
Westcor Step Out Step Up – 2008:
Gift bag stuffing for women cancer survivors.
Reach Out and Read – 2008:
Book drive – discount bout tickets with donation.
Phoenix Children’s Hospital – 2008:
Toy drive in memory of Jacob Crespo, and a donation of discounted bout tickets.
American Cancer Society – Relay for Life – 2007-2008:
Teams participated and raised funds for cancer research.
ANASAZI Foundation – 2007-2008:
Bag stuffing for charitable event.
Salvation Army Adopt-A-Family: 2006-2008:
Sponsored a family providing Christmas Gifts and food.
St. Vincent de Paul – 2006-2008:
Food drive and discounted bout tickets.
Second Harvest Food Bank & Feeding America – 2007:
Donation box assembly.
Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence – 2006:
Cell phone collection for relocation fund for battered women, and donated discount bout tickets.