Corporate Sponsors Abandon Nonprofit USA Gymnastics, But Not the Athletes

Nonprofit Quarterly | January 30, 2018

Corporate Sponsors Abandon Nonprofit USA Gymnastics, But Not the Athletes
As Dr. Larry Nassar’s trial for sexual abuse progressed, and some of the highest-profile gymnasts in the country began to speak out publicly about the culpability they felt was due the nonprofit USA Gymnastics (USAG), sponsors began to fall away. Still, it took a direct demand from the US Olympic Committee (USOC) for the board to resign from USAG. After that, will the sponsors come back, and what will that do to the sport?Procter & Gamble was the first to sever ties with the nonprofit, followed in the last few days by AT&T. Also leaving their sponsorship roles, reports the Chicago Tribune, are Under Armour, Kellogg’s, and Hershey’s.

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