donations & sponsorships
Donations & Sponsorships
Each week Big 5 Sporting Goods receives hundreds of requests for donations and sponsorships. Due to the number of requests we receive, we limit our charitable contributions to fundraisers and donations in the form of a Big 5 Ticket to Shop card, redeemable in-store at any of our convenient locations. These cards can be used for raffles, auctions, prize giveaways and drawings and have an expiration date of 5-6 months. Unfortunately, we are unable to purchase advertising space, sponsor individuals, teams, or organizations.
Donation processing time is 4-6 weeks, starting from the date we received the request You may check the status of your request at anytime by logging into our Donations Portal. If approved, donations will only be given in Big 5 'Ticket to Shop' card format and sent to the address provided in the request. We limit donations to an annual donation per organization
In order to provide you an answer as quickly as possible, this online request system is the only way we consider a donation. We no longer take requests at store-level, via e-mail, phone, or fax.
If your organization is having a fundraiser and you would like us to consider a Big 5 Ticket to Shop card donation click the button below.
* Although we do not sponsor individual teams, we do have our League Loyalty Programs where a league/team can sign up & through the shopping of their team over a 10-day period, receives a 5% cash back reward.