Miracle League

Posted on Sep 01, 2018 by Trina

 
 
"The mission of the Miracle League is to provide opportunities for children with disabilities to play baseball, regardless of their abilities. It also promotes community support and sponsorship of Miracle Leagues. The construction of special facilities that meet the unique needs of Miracle League players and their families is valuable to players and fans
 
The first Miracle League field opened in Conyers, Georgia in April 2000. Word spread and by 2002, fields opened in South Carolina, Alabama, West Virginia, Illinois, and California. There are presently 240 plus Miracle League Organizations across the country including Puerto Rico and Canada, while serving 200,000 plus children and young adults.
 
The Betty and Bobby Allison Miracle League Ball Field is a specially equipped, custom designed field with a cushioned synthetic turf that allows players utilizing wheel chairs and walkers to glide unrestricted without fear of injury. 
 
 
 Learn more at Park Board website and on their Facebook page
 
Listen to the interview.

 


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