“No joy can equal the joy of serving others.” ~Sai Baba
The Drew League Foundation is a nonprofit charitable 501(c)(3) corporation established by its founder, Oris "Dino" Smiley, director and commissioner of the Drew League, THE premiere pro-am league in the city of Los Angeles.
Our Mission is to create positive avenues for Community residents,students and At risk youth through prevention,mentoring and sports activities.
Our Vision is to contribute to the global prosperity of various communities served by directly and indirectly allowing these critical and timely services to improve the quality of life preparing youth and community residents to become functioning,contributing members of society.Through this vital connection and access to such services program participants will be in a position to cultivate physical and mental stability that will enable them to move beyond the impacts of violence,poverty,and lack of resources in their individual lives,as well as in their collective communities therein.
For the past four years, The Drew League Foundation has been able to assist at-risk youth and their families in the areas of career development, college preparation, mentoring, technology, life skills, health, wellness, and safety. In addition, Dino Smiley has been able to provide a positive, safe, family-friendly atmosphere for those in the South Central community through the Drew League. This premiere pro-am summer league, has given professional athletes and well-known entertainers an opportunity to interact with and give back to their community..
The Drew has been a Mecca for west coast pro-am basketball for over 40 years, and it is only getting stronger...To find out more about the Drew League visit the official website at www.drewleague.com
The 2013 Pro-Am Summer League Season is upon us. We are excited to announce that the 40th Season of the Nationally recognized Drew Summer League is currently in full swing. Please come out and join with our most competitive season yet! All be aware that the location for the 2013 Summer League has been changed to King Drew Magnet High School. Admission is free. Check out www.DrewLeague.com for more information.
Drew League Foundation 2851 W. 120th St. Suite E 517 Hawthorne, CA 90250 Tel - 1-323-585-7737
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