In 2019, join us at our annual night of giving. The 3 Up 3 Down Organization will host a night of baseball related activities at Dutchess Stadium on Sunday Afternoon/Night July 21st. That day, we will donate $15,000 back to the Hudson Valley through grants. Eight youth leagues have selected to receive a minimum $500 grants (ranging up to $2,000) and four other non-profit organizations (Green Chimneys, The Anderson Center for Autism, Blue Path Service Dogs, and the Fragile X Research Foundation will also receive $1,250 grants as well).
2019 Community Baseball Grant Process & Application:
Our 2019 grant process closed June 15th. If you feel you have a youth league worthy of a grant to support their youth league initiatives, please contact us for consideration for 2020.
A FREE Night of Baseball - This Sunday July 21st, Fireworks!!!
Join us at the Dutchess Stadium for a FREE DAY & NIGHT of BASEBALL! The 3 Up 3 Down Organization will be sponsoring the night and the 2019 Hudson Valley Men's Amateur Baseball League's Annual All Star Game(s). The Featured Game time is 6:00pm, but festivities and gates open at 12:00pm four our 45+ All Star Game. The Annual Home Run Derby will take place starting at 3:00pm and go through 5:30pm - semi-finals start 4:20pm. Winners split $1,000 in prize money. Announcements commence at 5:45pm with our non-profits receiving their grant checks before game time following by player announcements and of course the HVMSBL All Star Game featuring the 35+ All Star Division. Admission is FREE. There will be FREE glove embroidery for the kids. Apparel, discount glove embroidery for adults ($10 donation) and other other vendors will be in attendance. Attendees will NOT need a ticket, though promotional tickets are available upon request. RSVP's for the game helpful, but not mandatory.
Community & Grants
Our 2018 Grants, Contributions, and Donation Recipients ($16,300):
Blue Path Service Dogs - $1,000
Green Chimneys - $1,000
Anderson Center for Autism: $1,000
Fragile X Research Foundation - $1,000
Hyde Park Little League - $2,000
Beekman Athletic Club - $1,500
East Fishkill Youth Baseball - $1,250
Brewster Little League - $1,000
Wappingers Little League - $1,000
Town of Poughkeepsie Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth - $1,000
Montgomery Little League - $750
Town of Kent Recreation - $500
Town of Patterson Little League - $500*
Pitch for Kidz - $2,400
LS Wounded Warriors - $400
* was granted but failed to attend donation ceremony, grant will be reallocated in 2019.
Year end 2018, 3 Up 3 Down is proud to announce it has generated net $25,000 in funds to be placed into a CD earmarked for the inclusion park and field to be built in the coming years.