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.
December Recap: Photo Gallery
An important part of the Timberwolves’ season is finding ways to impact the community through the FastBreak Foundation. Take a look back at some of the best photos captured at team appearances, events and initiatives over the past month throughout the community.
FastBreak Foundation To Spread Holiday Cheer Through Season Of Giving Month
"This is a wonderful time of the year for our entire organization to focus on making sure those in need have an opportunity to enjoy the holiday season," Timberwolves President Chris Wright said. "We are pleased to be working with an organization as thoughtful and community-focused as SPIRE Federal Credit Union to accomplish this goal."
Wolves Participate in Successful 8th Annual Holiday Shopping With Kids
"I just heard we were shopping with kids; I didn't realize they were getting that type of gift card to go nuts with," Stiemsma said. "It was definitely fun to be part of. It's obviously the season of giving, and when you get a chance to do this stuff it's a lot of fun."
Kevin Love Wraps Up 5th Annual Coat Drive
The Coat Drive collected more than 2,500 coats this season, which will be distributed to help those in need this winter. Love wanted a way to impact the community when he joined the Timberwolves in 2008, and the Coat Drive has become a major success in doing just that over the last five years.
Master Sgt. Warren Anthony Honored Before Thursday's Game Against OKC
The Minnesota FastBreak Foundation celebrated the Season of Giving presented by SPIRE Federal Credit Union. During the month, the Foundation focused on brightening the holiday season for Minnesotans in need as well as recognizing those in the community who dedicate their time to assisting others.
Wolves, Arby's Team Up To Fight Childhood Hunger
The Minnesota Timberwolves and Arby's are teaming up to help fight childhood hunger in America and right here, locally in Minnesota in a multifaceted partnership.
Wolves Drop Off Toys At Amplatz Children's Hospital
Timberwolves Luke Ridnour, Lou Amundson and mascot Crunch made a special visit to Amplatz Children's Hospital to help spread some holiday joy. The three visited the hospital on December 21st and distributed gifts to patients and families to brighten their holiday season as part of The FastBreak Foundation's Season of Giving Month.