Community Engagement - Social Outreach

"Come to Our House" Thanksgiving Dinner

This annual event, presented by US Foods and hosted by Pacers players, allows disadvantaged men, women, and children to receive a home-cooked Thanksgiving meal.

Shop with the Pacers

Each year the Indiana Pacers and Simon Malls partner with a non-profit children’s organization and treat them to a special shopping spree at a select retail outlet.

Hospital Visits

Each year, members of the Indiana Pacers team, along with Boomer and the Indiana Pacemates visit area hospitals to help spread a little cheer.

JAKKS Pacific Holiday Toy Giveaway

Each year, Pacers Sports & Entertainment partner with JAKKS Pacific Toys to distribute toys to deserving youth in Indianapolis and the surrounding counties.

PS&E Community Service Days

As part of our continuing community outreach efforts, the staff of Pacers Sports & Entertainment participates in a community service project on a quarterly basis.


As part of the Pacers commitment to the community, we provide donations to events & fundraisers to non-profit organizations.

Sustainability Week

During Pacers Sustainability Week, the Pacers, Republic Services and Keep Indianapolis Beautiful take part in sustainability efforts throughout Central Indiana.

Hoops for Troops Presented by Yuengling

Hoops for Troops is a year-round initiative to honor active and retired service men and women and their families.

Sideline Soldiers Presented by The RoomPlace

Each year, a Pacers player sponsors the Sideline Soldiers program, hosting a group of active military members at select Pacers games.

Leadership Together

Bankers Life Fieldhouse hosts the Leadership Together Youth Truth Blue Truth Conversation to promote interaction between IMPD officers and local youths.

500 Festival Kids Day

Each May, Pacers players, alumni, and broadcasters take part in the 500 Festival Kids Day, interacting with young fans on Monumental Circle.

Pacers VOICES presented by DAMAR

NBA Voices is the NBA’s initiative to address social injustice, promote inclusion, uplift voices and bridge divides in our communities. It represents another step in the league’s ongoing work to...

  • Facebook
  • Twitter