Academy Sports activities + Outdoor giving again to Borderland Neighborhood


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – The sporting goods and outdoor recreation retailer is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month by donating thousands of dollars worth of gear to a local organization.

Academy Sports + Outdoors will select several Hispanic-led youth organizations to donate to through October 15. On Wednesday, the El Paso Border Youth Athletic Association received $3,000 worth of baseball equipment, including new balls, bats, gloves, helmets, practice gear and more.

The goal is to get more local youth involved in baseball.

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