Gatorade and Little League® Crew As much as Present Hydration Kits, Donations to 54 Little League City Initiative Packages

Gatorade Bottles on Fence

Gatorade, the Official Sports activities Efficiency Beverage of Little League® Baseball and Softball, has stepped as much as present greater than 5,600 Gatorade Hydration Packs and $54,000 in donations to 54 native leagues and their gamers inside the Little League City Initiative program.

“For years, Gatorade has helped assist tons of of native Little League packages by way of their Hydration Pack Program, and we’re proud to have labored with them to offer further assets this 12 months as a part of the bigger Gatorade Fairness in Sport initiative,” stated Liz DiLullo Brown, Little League Senior Vice President and Chief Advertising and marketing Officer. “Serving to to take away limitations of participation inside our program, particularly in beneath resourced communities, stays a key initiative of our group and Gatorade’s continued assist by way of this initiative is likely one of the many ways in which our official companions proceed to assist our volunteers and gamers 12 months after 12 months.”

At the beginning of the 2023 season, each native league affiliated with the Little League City Initiative was supplied with the chance to opt-in to the Gatorade Hydration Pack Program, which offers 15 Gatorade squeeze bottles (20 oz.) and 45 Gatorade powder sticks (1.23 oz.) to every crew inside the league on the Coach Pitch Division and above.

A complete of 54 native City Initiative leagues opted into this system in 2023, serving to to assist the hydration of 5,652 gamers throughout 471 groups in underserved communities throughout the US. Along with receiving the Hydration Packs, Gatorade additionally stunned every of the 54 collaborating leagues with a $1,000 Gatorade Fairness in Sports activities Group Grant to help with their programming and operations and serving to to reinforce the expertise for the Little LeaguersÒ of their program.

“I wish to take a second to say thanks to everybody at Gatorade and at Little League,” stated Micah Davis, Milford Little League President. “Our league graciously appreciated the bottles and our children thought it was such an enormous deal to obtain them. The extra $1,000 grant will likely be an enormous assist as we attempt to rebuild our league all through the group.”

Gatorade’s dedication supporting the Little League group is a part of its bigger Fairness in Sports activities Initiative. Established in 2022, Gatorade made a multi-year $10M dedication to accomplice with organizations nationwide to assist break down limitations to permit all athletes the chance to play by way of programming, assets, and coaching. For extra data on impression so far, go to

Established in 1999 to offer alternatives for communities in underserved communities to reap the advantages of getting native Little League packages of their neighborhoods, the Little League City Initiative has helped tens of 1000’s of kids and volunteers in cities all through the US. This program offers annual alternatives to roughly 50,000 gamers throughout greater than 4,000 Little League groups and has participated in almost 30 subject renovation and improvement tasks across the nation.

About Gatorade

The Gatorade Firm, a division of PepsiCo (NASDAQ: PEP), meets the wants of shoppers who take part in sports activities and health, by way of manufacturers that embody Gatorade, Propel, Muscle Milk, Evolve and Quick Twitch. The options they supply are pushed by a deep understanding of the distinctive events and desires throughout athletic exercise. Gatorade, their marquee model, is underpinned by a 57-year historical past of finding out the most effective athletes on the planet, and sports activities vitamin analysis by the Gatorade Sport Science Institute, permitting it to offer scientifically formulated merchandise that meet athletes’ wants each on and off the sphere. For extra data and a full listing of merchandise, please go to