Marcus Mariota saw the positive power of sport firsthand.
Driven to create change and use his platform as a professional athlete, Marcus established Motiv8 Foundation during his rookie year in 2015.
Provide positive educational and athletic outlets for kids of all ages
Distribute food and supplies to the homeless and others in need
Give back to communities, including those that shaped Marcus’ personal journey
Since launching, Motiv8 has awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars towards healthy lifestyle programming and continues to fulfill its mission through signature programs, strategic partnerships, and fundraising initiatives.
808 and beyond
As President of Motiv8 Foundation, Marcus oversees all programming decisions and drives fundraising efforts. Motiv8 symbolizes Marcus’ mission, favorite jersey number, and the area code of Honolulu, Hawaii.
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It takes a village to motivate. Everyone counts, and there’s countless ways you can make a difference.
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And make a difference in the lives of kids, families, and their communities.