The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

Taste of the Timberwolves

The unique evening allowed guests the opportunity to interact with Timberwolves players and coaches. | Read More | Watch Video

Taste of the Timberwolves

Guests could also bid on over 140 silent auction items. | Read More | Watch Video

Taste of the Timberwolves

Players signed autographed and took pictures with guests during the first half of the event. | Read More | Watch Video

Taste of the Timberwolves

The unique evening allowed guests the opportunity to interact with Timberwolves players and coaches. | Read More | Watch Video

Wolves Fit Clinic

After the basketball clinic, MN Resuscitation Consortium led the group in a CPR demo. | View Gallery

Wolves Fit Clinic

The FastBreak Foundation and MN Resuscitation Consortium set up an afternoon of fitness and basketball for 100 Shoreview YMCA kids to encourage Minnesota youth to get on the path to being fit at an early age. | View Gallery

Honoring Black History Month

Minnesota Timberwolves General Manager, Milt Newton, presenting Obsidian Arts Center with a Timberwolves autographed basketball. Obsidian Arts Center supports artist, curators and art historians in the examination of black visual culture. The organization operates a gallery and black art history library. It also organizes community art history workshops and a development network for emerging artists. | View Gallery

Wolves Holiday Shopping for Kids

The Wolves brought 21 deserving kids awaiting adoption on $500 shopping sprees through Target on Sunday as part of their annual Holiday Shopping For Kids event. | View Gallery

Timberwolves Annual Give Thanks Event

Members of the Minnesota Timberwolves organization gathered at SEVEN Steakhouse on Sunday evening to host and serve a Thanksgiving-style dinner to a room filled with military veterans and their families. | View Gallery

October: New Beginnings


New Seasons, New Beginnings reflects the excitement and opportunity a new NBA season brings, not only to basketball enthusiasts, but also to the communities in which we play. It means highlighting those who work hard to produce new opportunities for Minnesota's youth by creating renewed spaces and energy, as well as positive attitudes towards learning and community development.

The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

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November: Minnesota Heroes


Operation Minnesota Heroes Month, presented by the Roger and Nancy McCabe Foundation and POPP Communications, honors, serves and recognizes Minnesota's troops and their families. The goal of this campaign is to demonstrate the organization's support and appreciation of those working to protect our country at home and abroad.

The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

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December: Season of Giving


The FastBreak Foundation's Season of Giving Month focuses on organizations and events that work to improve the holiday season for Minnesotans in need, as well as recognize those in the community who embody the spirit of the season through their work to assist others.

The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

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January: WolvesCare


WolvesCare Month focuses on organizations and events that work to service, support and encourage Minnesota youth suffering from terminal or long-term illnesses.

The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

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February: WolvesFit


WolvesFit Month focuses on organizations and events that focus on health and fitness for youth.

The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

Monthly Recap Photo Gallery


March: Read to Achieve


One of the cornerstone initiatives of the Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation is Read to Achieve, a program that encourages youth throughout Minnesota to develop a life-long love of reading. Through various activities throughout the month, the FastBreak Foundation celebrates youth readers, honors volunteers in the community that make a difference for literacy and creates awareness of the importance of reading.

The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

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April: Think Green


Think Green Month, powered by Juhl Wind, focuses on organizations and individuals that helps preserve and improve the environment by thinking green.

The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

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Offseason


Throughout the off-season, the Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation and the Minnesota Timberwolves are busy planning for the upcoming season.

To stay connected with our community during the off-season the FastBreak Foundation, staff and season ticket holders will be participating in monthly volunteer projects to help support non profits across the Twin Cities.

Grant applications will start to be accepted from August until mid-September. Each month during the season The FastBreak Foundation will focus on a specific area of giving and distribute grants to organizations that best fit the theme and fulfill the mission of the Foundation. We strongly encourage your organization to join our process this year and look forward to learning more about your efforts in our community. Look for the application will be available online at timberwolves.com in early August.

The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation provides and supports hands-on programs that positively impact Minnesota youth. Through giving, education and basketball opportunities, the Foundation enables young people to make responsible decisions, contribute to their futures and experience lifelong memories.

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