This is the official discussion thread for the cause Maddie Potts Foundation. Its EIN is 82-3605410 and it's a public charity based in Richmond, RI. Research more info about the cause on GuideStar and Charity Navigator.
We honor Maddie, giving back via scholarships, sports facility upgrades & opportunities for individuals with disabilities.
The Maddie Potts Foundation was established in November of 2017, after 17 year old Maddie Potts died of an acute brain aneurysm on the soccer field while taking a free kick on September 23, 2017. The foundation was founded in order to carry on Maddie’s legacy of kindness, compassion, and hard work, inclusive leadership and perseverance. aka Maddie Mentality. The foundations goal is to give back to the community each year with scholarships, facility upgrades and opportunities for individuals with disabilities and eventually help change the statistics of acute death and disability of brain aneurysm through funding and research.