Flying Squirrels Charities is the 501(c)3 charity arm of the Richmond Flying Squirrels. The purpose of Flying Squirrels Charities is to partner and connect the Flying Squirrels brand with the Greater Richmond community in an effort to optimize results from fun and versatile fundraising campaigns to benefit youth in the city of Richmond.
Proceeds are donated to "Renovating Richmond's Recreation” an impactful community campaign designed to provide recreational opportunities for youth in the city of Richmond. The first community project is to renovate 12 Richmond City youth baseball facilities. "Renovating Richmond's Recreation" is intended to create safe, community-minded spaces that are dedicated to Richmond's youth.
Fundraising for Flying Squirrels Charities includes a variety of events including the annual Hot Stove Banquet, the Turn Left Golf Classic, The Nutzy Funn Run, jersey auctions throughout the season, and other stand alone events throughout the year.