Ethan and Donald rep’ the ESBGC in this wrap-up video for the Rookie League program. The Boys & Girls Club of East Scarborough is a proud partner of the Toronto Blue Jays’ Jays Care Foundation. Boys & Girls Clubs of Canada, Jays Care Foundation, and Toronto Community Housing team up to offer the Rookie League program.
Jays Care Foundation, in partnership with Toronto Community Housing (TCH) and Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada (BGCC), offers a safe, fun, active and engaging baseball program for children, ages 6-12, living in under-resourced communities. The Blue Jays Baseball Academy Rookie League uses the game of baseball as a foundation to teach the importance of teamwork, discipline, respect, responsibility and self-confidence. Rookie League is a year-round program that is offered at no cost to participants and their families. Toronto Blue Jays catcher JP Arencibia, infielder Brett Lawrie, outfielder Rajai Davis, and pitchers Brandon Morrow and Sergio Santos serve as Honourary Captains for each of the Rookie League divisions and Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons serves as Honourary Coach. All Rookie League sites are provided with shirts, hats, equipment and baseball coaching to facilitate programming.
-From the Blue Jays’ official release.