A prominent nonprofit organization dedicated to teaching athletes about the importance of community service and charitable giving, Athletes for Hope oversees a broad range of educational and outreach initiatives. Through its University Project (AFH-U), Athletes for Hope extends educational services to student athletes at universities throughout the United States.
Founded in 2013, AFH-U offers a diverse array of life skills and Causeway workshops for university athletic teams. Workshop participants discuss the importance of community service and learn more about the causes that matter most to them. In particular, AFH-U stresses the potential positive impact of athletes on their communities and encourages them to become university ambassadors to community members.