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.
October - New Seasons, New Beginnings
New Season, New Beginnings reflects the excitement and opportunity a new NBA season brings not only to basketball enthusiasts, but to the community in which we play. It means highlighting those who work hard to create new opportunities for Minnesota’s youth; creating renewed spaces, energy and attitudes for learning and community development.
November - Operation MN Heroes Operation Minnesota Heroes Month will honor, serve and recognize Minnesota’s troops and their families through in-game elements, special events and a grant. 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.
December - Season of Giving
Season of Giving focuses on organizations and events that work to improve the holiday season for Minnesotans in need through in-game elements, special events and a grant, as well as recognizes those in the community who embody the spirit of the season through their work to assist others. A highlight of the Season of Giving is the Holiday shopping for kids event in which kids in foster homes are surprised with a Holiday shopping spree with Wolves players), and a Reading Time-Out.
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 through in-game elements, special events and a grant.
February - WolvesFit
WolvesFit Month focuses on organizations and events that focus on health and fitness for you health.
March - Read to Achieve
Read to Achieve Month focused on organizations and events that worked to service, support and encourage Minnesota youth to read at home through in-game elements, special events and a grant.
April - Think Green
The Minnesota Timberwolves FastBreak Foundation's Think Green month will focus on organizations, events and activities that help to preserve and improve our environment. Throughout the Month of April, the Minnesota Timberwolves will "Think Green" to help reduce waste in our environment.