The Detroit Pistons community and social responsibility mission is to use the game of basketball as a vehicle for change that will inspire and impact the community. The four pillars of focus are education, health and fitness, mentoring and equality with the flagship program of Basketball for All serving as the primary community initiative. The Detroit Pistons Foundation administers funds for charitable purposes in the Metro Detroit region.
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.