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Aaron Brooks Family Foundation


Last profile update: 05/11/2017
Last grant data update: 04/28/2017

At A Glance

Aaron Brooks Family Foundation

3048 E. Baseline Rd., Ste. 117

Mesa, AZ United States 85204

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Sports






Established in 2003 in LA - Founded by Aaron Brooks, a retired NFL quarterback who had played for the Green Bay Packers, the New Orleans Saints, and the Oakland Raiders. He is a three-time NFL FedEx Air Player of the Week and 2002 NFC Passing Touchdown leader.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation was established to support literacy, the arts, and other youth inspired programs. Aside from providing relief for victims of Hurricane Katrina, the foundation currently has three major beneficiaries: (1) Read To Pass, its signature summer reading program, (2) Waldo Burton Boys Home and (3) Brooks Outreach Libraries.