Children and their families within our community who face hardship and challenges.

Who we help

This is a community level organization that uses sports to educate and empower children who face adversity an opportunity to participate in sports in their local communities. We help children build essential life skills and improve their chance for a better future all through sports.  In addition, the Foundation also provides guidance on effective sports nutrition, resources to families dealing with bullying or dealing with opioids, sports medicine through partnerships with local doctors etc..

How we help

Be an activate for our children.  Provide them an outlet to participate in sports programs in which they may not had the opportunity to be involved in.  Help us provide guidance and education to kids and their families right in our backyard.  Your donation, volunteered time, or even launching your own official fundraiser to support The Nicky MacKain Foundation will be forever appreciated.  Your support at any level would be an asset to the Foundation and the kids in our community.

What you can do

Who was Nicky MacKain?

The Nicky MacKain Foundation was established in 2014 after the son of Mark and Gina MacKain passed away at the tender age of 23. It was established with the intent to carry out Nicky’s passion for allowing access for all kids in his community enjoy the sport he so fondly loved – Soccer.  Nicky’s love for soccer was established at an early age following in his fathers’ footsteps (Mark MacKain) who played for the Atlanta Chiefs.  Nick wanted to be able to provide all kids the great opportunity he had to enjoyed...