Bethesda Big Train Baseball

Since 2009, the Jim and Carol Trawick Foundation has supported Big Train's Nonprofits of the Night program. This program not only builds community through baseball, but also is an opportunity for community nonprofits to come out to Povich Field to showcase their organization's work.


Each participating nonprofit receives:​

  • 100 free tickets. Some organizations use the tickets as a fundraiser, others distribute the tickets to clients, volunteers, and staff. Ticket values are $9 for adults, $7 for students/military/senior and $5 for kids (5-12). 

  • A table on the concourse to set up a display and space for a banner to promote the organization. Some groups hand-out information, others recruit volunteers.

  • Recognition in the team's game night program.

  • A representative is announced to the crowd to throw out a ceremonial first pitch just before the game starts.​

If your nonprofit organization would like to become a Big Train Nonprofit of the Night, please contact Bruce Adams at bruce@greaterwash.org. For more information on how to apply, click here. Big Train Baseball at Povich Field is one of Montgomery County's most beloved summertime activities -- great family fun at affordable prices right near home. Families with young children flock to Povich Field each June and July not just for the baseball, diverse food choices, and off-field music and entertainment, but also for the wonderful small-town community environment. For more information about Big Train Baseball, including the schedule and directions to the field, please log onto Bethesda Big Train. Povich Field is located in Cabin John Regional Park near Westfield Montgomery. ​


Nonprofits of the Night program supported by the Jim and Carol Trawick Foundation


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