Community Programs

Youth Foundation

Youth Foundation

The Lakers Youth Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization that focuses on the use of sports to promote education, teamwork and self-esteem among Los Angeles area youth.



Nonprofit organizations are eligible to receive memorabilia and group ticket donations from the Lakers.

Players Giving Back

Players Giving Back

Check out the Lakers players foundations and community initiatives that are close to their heart.

Educational Programs

Educational Programs

The Lakers education programs work closely with local colleges, elementary, middle, and high schools to honor those who demonstrate outstanding academic achievements in the classroom and beyond.

Fitness Programs

Fitness Programs

The Lakers encourage all fans to live an active and healthy lifestyle. Fans can use this portal to get content from the players and Laker Girls on how they stay fit on and off the court.

Environmental Programs

Environmental Programs

The Lakers strive to be ECO All-Stars by hosting environmentally friendly events and providing content on how you can be an ECO All-Star in your daily life.

Wish Granting

Wish Granting

Each year the Lakers grant wishes for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. To date over 330 wishes have been granted by the Los Angeles Lakers.

Season Of Giving

Season Of Giving

The Lakers host community events during the holiday season as part of the “Season of Giving” community initiative presented by East West Bank.

Lakers Team Up

Lakers Team Up

Lakers Team Up is the organization’s service initiative, designed to allow the Lakers staff to give back to our community.

Fit For Life - Drinking Water with Ed Davis

Ed Davis talks about the importance of staying hydrated and drinking 10 glasses of water every day.

Community Relations Videos

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Fit For Life - Drinking Water with Ed Davis

Ed Davis talks about the importance of staying hydrated and drinking 10 glasses of water every day.
Jan 15, 2015  |  00:31

Fit For Life - Exercising with Robert Sacre

Robert Sacre talks about the importance of exercising and being active every day.
Jan 15, 2015  |  00:42

Lakers Youth Basketball Clinic

Lakers Youth Basketball Clinic hosted by Lakers Youth Foundation.
Dec 30, 2014  |  03:29

Toys for Tots

Ryan Kelly, Wes Johnson, Jordan Clarkson, and The Los Angeles Lakers teamed up with East West Bank and US Marines to give back to the community, with a toy drive for local children.
Dec 29, 2014  |  04:17

2014 Holiday Party for Kids

The Lakers held their holiday party for kids last Wednesday, when hundreds of kids from Endeavor College Prep celebrated the holiday season.
Dec 29, 2014  |  04:52

Miracle on Manchester Turkey Giveaway

This Thanksgiving, the Lakers teamed up with East West Bank for A Season of Giving to provide over 300 families in need with a proper Thanksgiving meal with turkey, pies, vegetables.
Dec 2, 2014  |  03:30

Thanksgiving Feast at Downtown Women's Center

The Lakers visited the Downtown Women's Center to serve Thanksgiving dinner and play bingo, as they partner with East West Bank for A Season of Giving.
Dec 2, 2014  |  04:31

Veteran's Day Breakfast at U.S. Vets

Lakers Staff Teamed Up on Veterans Day to provide breakfast for the U.S. Vets in Inglewood.
Nov 17, 2014  |  03:54

Los Angeles Lakers Court Dedication 2014

Los Angeles Lakers dedicated a new court to the Boys And Girls Club of Los Angeles Harbor.
Nov 10, 2014  |  03:30

Julius Randle Visits Salvation Army

Julius Randle took a trip to visit the Salvation Army Inglewood Corp Community Center.
Oct 21, 2014  |  03:01

Midnight Mission

Lakers Players, Staff, and Laker Girls went to Midnight Mission in Downtown Los Angeles to give back to the community.
Oct 13, 2014  |  02:51

Camp Lakers with Julius Randle

Camp Lakers with rookie forward Julius Randle
Sep 18, 2014  |  03:35

Fit For Life Health Fair

Check out the Fit for Life Health Fair
Jun 9, 2014  |  02:44

8th Annual Freedom Through My Eyes

The winners of the 8th Annual "Freedom Through My Eyes" Art and Essay Contest take a trip to Washington D.C. to explore the national museums and buildings and get the experience of a lifetime.
Jun 16, 2014  |  06:56

2013-14 Community Relations Season Recap

Take a look at some of the moments from the past 2013-14 season involving the Lakers Community Relations department.
Apr 24, 2014  |  02:36

Graffiti Clean Up 2014

As part of the NBA's ECO All-Star week, some of the Lakers took part in the Graffiti Clean Up 2014.
Apr 7, 2014  |  03:33

Read To Achieve

Laker Girls and Los Angeles Lakers forward Ryan Kelly travel to Charles W Barrett Elementary School for the Read To Achieve outing.
Apr 2, 2014  |  04:04

Highway to Health Festival

The Lakers visited Roosevelt High School on Saturday, March 22, 2014 to promote a healthy lifestyle.
Apr 1, 2014  |  03:36

2014 Habitat for Humanity - House Build

2014 Habitat for Humanity - House Build in Lynwood, CA.
Mar 11, 2014  |  01:48

SK Market Recipes - Noche Latina

SK Market Recipes - Noche Latina
Mar 10, 2014  |  06:00

Mariani Buss Tournament

Frank Mariani-Jerry Buss No-Limit Hold ‘Em Tournament Presented by WPT Foundation
Feb 4, 2014  |  01:16

Healthy Tip: Robert Sacre - Balanced Meal

Robert Sacre talks about the benefits of a balanced meal.
Jan 8, 2014  |  00:19

Healthy Tip: Jordan Farmar - Exercise

Jordan Farmar tells us about the benefits of exercising.
Jan 8, 2014  |  00:21

Healthy Tip: Jordan Farmar - Drink Water

Jordan Farmar tells us about the benefits of drinking more water.
Jan 8, 2014  |  00:20

Lakers 2013-14 Adopt-A-Family

For the second year in a row the Lakers participated in the Adopt-A-Family Program as part of their holiday community initiative, “Season of Giving” with East West Bank.
Jan 2, 2014  |  02:54

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving Laker fans.
Nov 27, 2013  |  06:36

Lakers Veterans Day Breakfast

On Veterans Day, the Lakers hosted their 3rd annual breakfast at US Vets Residential Facility.
Nov 12, 2013  |  03:06

Thank You Veterans

The Lakers honor veterans throughout the game on behalf of Veterans Day.
Nov 11, 2013  |  01:06

Hill Supports Breast Cancer Awareness

Jordan Hill teams up with the Susan G. Komen foundation to bring 20 survivors to Opening Night.
Nov 5, 2013  |  02:44

Fan Appreciation Day

The NBA and the Special Olympics team up for Fan Appreciation Day.
Oct 19, 2013  |  02:57