April 17, 2021

MLB, Dodgers, & LAD Foundation Virtually Break Ground on New Dreamfield in Chinatown (Dodgers Nation)



Neither rain nor sleet nor virus, you can’t stop the Dodgers Foundation! On Thursday the Dodgers announced a new project in partnership with the LADF and Major League Baseball. Today the club hosted a virtual groundbreaking on a new All-Star Dodgers Dreamfield and Teen Center renovations at William Mead Homes in Chinatown.

More from an Official Release

Located less than two miles from Dodger Stadium, William Mead Homes sits in a historic section of Los Angeles and is home to more than 400 low-income families. In partnership with Boys & Girls Clubs of West San Gabriel Valley and the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles, this project will renovate an unplayable ballfield into a new Dodgers Dreamfield, a safe and state-of-the-art place to play for over 200 Boys & Girls Club members and nearly 3,500 youth in the surrounding community.

Project & Groundbreaking Festivities

MLB’s involvement comes in part due to the All-Star Game that was expected at Dodger Stadium this year. While the event was postponed until 2022, all “All-Star Legacy” projects will be honored as scheduled,…

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