Who We Are
The South Suburban Defenders, a non- profit 501c3 baseball team comprised of law enforcement officers and members of the community, our goal is to build a better relationship between law enforcement and the community. The mission of the South Suburban Defenders is to develop each student-athlete to reach maximum peak performance on and off the baseball field. We believe by having active Law enforcement members work with children in the community we can mend the broken relationship between the community and law enforcement. We believe that through dedication, commitment, hard work, perseverance and faith we will develop future leaders in our community. The vision of the South Suburban Defenders is to provide children with the opportunity to learn the game of baseball at an elite level, while building a positive relationship between law enforcement and the community. We aim to provide service within the community through charity and volunteer work. We are seeking Donations along with corporate sponsorships to help better service the South Suburban area in need youth population. South Suburban Defenders Inc. is a vital 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that attempts to moderate the negative impacts of apathy and lack of available community-based programming for the underserved population of Illinois and beyond. Our organization’s projects, implemented by a well-trained staff, offer many opportunities for the reduction of depravity and violence through needed intervention and positive community law enforcement involvement. Supporting the development of mind, body, and soul, South Suburban Defenders. Inc. provides as many individuals as possible with a thorough foundation for future success.