Action Sports Kids Foundation

Empowering Youth Through Sports, Education & Community

Blog "How one man is helping at-risk youth by providing a place to do what they love."

Posted on August 2, 2017 - 2:51pm

"In 1996, Donelon noticed more and more kids around the neighborhood picking up skateboards. But they didn't have a safe — or even legal — place to skate. Kids ended up skating on private property or the streets most of the time, which led to them being ticketed by police or getting into serious accidents..."

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Gazettes: ASK, Donelon Skate To Make Difference

Posted on July 25, 2016 - 5:18pm

Amazing week of press for ASK Foundation! Check out this great article on

"Today, skate parks and skate plazas are virtual must-haves in every Long Beach park. The ASK Foundation puts on events at several different parks in every part of the city. Donelon has convinced many of those who come to skate to stay, and start working in the community."

Dew Tour Coming to Long Beach, July 23-24

Posted on May 27, 2016 - 5:25pm

Action Sports Kids Foundation is proud to be an ambassador and ASK members as official spokespeople for the Dew Tour when the tour hits Long Beach on July 23-24th, 2016.

This will be a crazy weekend with some of the world's best skateboarding, a crazy custom skatepark built for the tour, and ASK will be at the center of it all!

Check out the video and press release for more info:

ASK Foundation Accomplishments for 2015

Posted on January 26, 2016 - 8:36pm

2015 was a busy and productive year for the ASK Foundation! Below is a recap of our accomplishments:


  • McBride Skate Park
  • Houghton Skate Park
  • Michael K. Green Skate Park
  • Bixby Skate park
  • El Dorado skate park for Councilmember Stacy Mungos’s Long Beach
  • Volunteer Day


  • Attended planning meeting with ASK interns.
  • Sponsored a skate park demo at Houghton Skate Park.



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