A key pillar of Melbourne United’s engagement with the community is our genuine commitment to programs which create tangible and meaningful outcomes.
Our naming rights partnership with the Melbourne United Victorian Junior Basketball League (VJBL) and a partnership with Basketball Victoria has given the Club significant reach within the grassroots community. This includes more than 13,000 weekly VJBL participants playing basketball across 400 venues state wide
More than 10,000 children participate in a school clinic across Victoria
The GAMETIME by Kmart program takes the entire Melbourne United playing roster to schools all over Melbourne, reaching more than 10,000 children
More than 100 basketball clubs and associations are partners of our Grassroots Program, allowing us to support more than 20,000 junior participants
More than 1,400 children participate in a school holiday camp, which includes two days of skills and drills with a coach and meeting players
180 kids participate in the Bulla High 5 Tunnel, and more than 700 children participate in an on court clinic at our home games