Since the inception of our event in 2011, Grand Slam Charity Jam has earned net income of over $750,000.
The primary beneficiary of our 2017 event is
Camp Hometown Heroes is a safe, fun and unique week-long overnight summer camp for children and younger siblings of fallen U.S. Service Members who died in any manner – combat, accidents, suicide or friendly fire. This camp is specifically designed to provide children ages 7-16 with opportunities for friendship, fun,acceptance, and personal growth. Through the support of pediatric grief specialists the children and teenagers are provided the chance to grieve and heal. Thanks to the generosity of hundreds of donors,Camp Hometown Heroes is provided free of charge to all children who attend. www.facebook.com/camphometownheroes Additional funding from the Grand Slam Charity Jam will support other life changing programs sponsored by the Hometown Heroes charity.
Enjoy this powerful video from CBS Evening News and CBS Sunday Morning:
To view HEALING HEARTS a powerful short film about Camp Hometown Heroes click below: