The mission of Detroit Heart is to inspire and impact the community through a commitment to education and mentoring, health and fitness, military recognition, and basic needs, as well as NBA sponsored programs and player charities. In support of these goals, the Detroit Pistons Foundation administers funds for charitable purposes in the metro Detroit region in the areas of education and mentoring, health and fitness, and youth leadership and development.
in support of 8 metro
Detroit causes in 2016
In 2016, Detroit Pistons Owner Tom Gores, Vice Chairman Arn Tellem, and the Detroit Pistons Foundation began a campaign to connect the Pistons with key community organizations in metro Detroit to maximize the Pistons impact as stakeholders and contributors to the continued revitalization of the city.