Platinum Charities Foundation (PCF) is a 501(c)(3) dedicated to empowering families and motivating at-risk youth from underserved communities. Throughout his NFL career, Platinum Charities founder, Mike “Scooter” McGruder, has championed programs committed to initiating life—changing opportunities that lift many youth and families out of poverty. Platinum Charities strives to:
- Raise money to fund scholarships for “need-based” students that have a desire to further their education
- Host sports camps to motivate and empower youth
- Provide homes in each of the 32 NFL cities for abused women and their children
Inspired by his personal understanding of the inner city challenges facing today’s youth, Platinum Charities provides positive change to well deserving individuals and families throughout the country. PCF understands that our youth are the world’s most valuable resource and they are undeniably the best hope for our future.