Safe At Home
Presented by PG&E
PG&E has teamed up with the A's to promote the value of home safety in the community through the Safe At Home program. Fans will be able to see the Safe At Home projects by following the A's on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook..
PG&E, and A's volunteers teamed up on August 8 at the Coliseum to pack 1,000 backpacks with school supplies for Oakland middle schools with the help of A's pitchers Simon Castro and Chris Smith.
On August 23, Stomper visited Roosevelt Middle School in Oakland to distribute 250 backpacks stuffed with school supplies to their 6th graders.
On April 2, 50 members of the Boys and Girls Club of Oakland were surprised with A's caps from Ryan Dull and Liam Hendriks.
The A's, PG&E, and the Homerun Heroes teamed up on April 12 for a special Habitat for Humanity playhouse project build.
On July 19, Dads and daughters from Girls Inc. celebrated Father's Day with the A's
On July 20, members of Youth Radio Oakland met with A's pitcher John Axford, broadcaster Vince Cotroneo, beat writers Jane Lee and Susan Slusser, among others as part of Youth Media Day.
On August 5, the A's and PG&E hosted members of Oakland Promise in a pregame tailgate, and college-bound Emarieay Prescott threw out the ceremonial first pitch.
On April 30, 2015, 65 special needs students from Beyer High School (Modesto) were surprised with a meet and greet with Dan Otero, Jesse Hahn, Stomper, and PG&E mascot Helmet.
A group of active Marines were surprised with a meet and greet from Sean Doolittle, Fernando Rodriguez, and Dan Otero on May 27, 2015.
PG&E mascot Helmet and A's mascot Stomper greeted 60 students from Berkeley High School's Best Buddies program on May 27, 2015.
Students from Cleveland Elementary (Oakland) were surprised with a surprise recess visit from PG&E mascot Helmet and A's mascot Stomper on June 9, 2015.
Youth from Carb DM, a non-profit serving those with Type 1 Diabetes, had a Q&A session with Sam Fuld on June 10, 2015.
On June 27, 2015, the One Desk Foundation's "Homerun Heroes" cleaned up Lake Merritt with the Weed Warriors, and were recognized in a pregame ceremony on June 29
On July 23, 2015, Students from BAYCAT participated in Youth Media Day and got a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to produce a game in and out of stadium.
On July 23, 2015, Gregory Williams, a Boys & Girls Club of Oakland's Youth of the Year, was surprised with the opportunity to throw the honorary first pitch to Evan Scribner.
A group of mentors from the Youth Impact Hub attended an A's game and were surprised with passes to watch the A's take BP from the field on August 5, 2015
On August 28, 2015, Stomper and Helmet make a surprise appearance at recess for the students at Hoover Elementary in Oakland, giving out A's game tickets, autographs, and other goodies!
Students at Kaiser Elementary, on September 24, 2015, were surprised with tickets to go on a field trip to an A's game!