I want to make sure kids who grow up in tough situations know that there's hope.
The STAND UP campaign, in partnership with American Family Insurance, harnesses the power of the biggest names in sports to improve their communities.
In this video, Venus Williams discusses the importance of equality in all walks of life, and the affects positive change can have on a small community.
In this video, Andrew McCutchen discusses why it’s important to help stop all forms of bullying, and the consequences harassment can have on it's victims.
In this video, Isaiah Thomas discusses why it's important to continue to stand up against stereotypes, and the value of breaking barriers.
In this video, Caroline Wozniacki speaks out on gender inequality and the issue of unequal pay for women, who often earn less than their male counterparts.
In this video, Alex Smith discusses why it’s so important to help children in foster care transition successfully into society after they age out of the system.
In this video, Jabari Parker speaks out about racism, his personal experience with discrimination and his opportunity to stand up for those who have been discri
In this video, Joel Embiid speaks about cultural appreciation, and the opportunity he has to raise awareness for education and inclusion.
In this video, Abby Wambach speaks out against gender inequality, and the responsibility she feels to address the issues that still plague many female athletes.
In this video, Brandon Marshall speaks out against police brutality, and of the responsibility he feels to use his platform to speak for those who may not have
In this video, Derek Jeter speaks out against hate and bigotry, while also discussing how he has dealt with his worst detractors.
Here’s a look behind the scenes of our #StandUp campaign shoots with Derek Jeter, Von Miller, Danica Patrick, Michael Phelps and Karl-Anthony Towns.