Uniting baseball and education to create a fun, safe environment for children to learn and grow.

Operating out of Curtis Granderson Stadium at the University of Illinois - Chicago

As well as in parks and stadiums around the country, Grand Kids Camps invite children to experience the great game of baseball while learning new skills, enjoying a healthy lunch, and spending quality time with professional athlete mentors.

>24K

In 2017, 24,280 children safely played baseball at Grand Kids Academy camps and facilities.

>86%

More than 86% of children that take part in our Grand Kids All Star Camp continue to play baseball as part of the Chicago Parks District summer programming.

>10k

Since it’s inception, we’ve provided more than 10,000 backpacks filled with school supplies to in-need communities across the US.

fun learning experiences that last a lifetime

For many young children, Grand Kids Academy is their first chance to try on a glove, identify their throwing hand, run the bases, and play as part of a team.

The Academy also helps children to connect the fun of fitness with a love for learning, by bringing math and science to the stadium.

LOCATIONS

Headquarters: curtis granderson stadium

Address

901 W Roosevelt Rd,
Chicago, IL 60608

e: info@grandkids.org

Capacity

1,000

Opened

May 4, 1996
Renovated, 2014

Children safely played ball in 2017​

LATEST PROGRAMS

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