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Force Sports

 Force Sports Plays (a 501c3 organization) is passionate about the benefits of Sports participation, and is committed to providing access, awareness and support for youth across Northeast Ohio. Our efforts include providing financial aid directly to qualifying families to offset participation costs, as well as combined efforts with like-minded organizations to provide opportunities to underserved areas and populations. 

    Greater Cleveland Food Bank Drive 
 Sports Gear Donation Drive 

Drive STARTS: March 12, 2021
Drive ENDS: March 26, 2021


Force Sports Rocky River
21220 Center Ridge Rd, Rocky River, OH 44116

Force Sports Richmond

26555 Richmond Road, Bedford Hts, OH 44146

Force Sports Eastlake

34650 Melinz Pkwy, Eastlake, OH 44095


  • Click the link below to see the top ten most needed items.  These can be dropped off at  Force Sports Rocky River, Richmond or Eastlake! Just ask the front desk or look for our donation drive signs and boxes. 

    Top 10 Most Needed Food Items
  • Although our Top 10 Items are appreciated, we encourage monetary donations as they can make a greater impact. We are able to purchase healthy, nutritious food and other vital nonperishable items at a very lost cost per pound. 

Every $1 donated= 4 nutritious meals.  

Click Here to join our Virtual Food Drive

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 We are looking for new or gently used items including but not limited to:

  • Athletic Clothing: Shirts, shorts, pants, specific sport socks, sweatshirts
  • Shoes: Cleats, tennis shoes, sneakers
  • Equipment: Any and all sports equipment including guards/pads, sticks/bats, balls, gloves/mitts
  • New Items Only: Water bottles, mouth guards, headbands

Part of our Force Sports Plays Mission is to provide financial aid directly to qualifying families to offset participation costs. In the past, we have relied heavily on Force Sports and other organizations to provide these funds for families and players in need. 

Today, we need YOUR HELP! 
If you want to contribute directly to these players, we greatly appreciate any contribution amount. 

We encourage check donations sent to:

Force Sports Plays
26555 Richmond Road
Bedford Heights, OH 44116

If you wish to donate in another method, 
please reach out to our Director of Nonprofit Initiatives: 

Chris Mueller

[email protected]