WLNS Featured Story

Helping Families Heal: One head-on crash devastates two close mid-Michigan families

We are motivated by the work our amazing charity partners do in our community. Through tragedy, these two families were brought even closer. Watch the story from WLNS and learn a little bit more about Ele's Place & Origami Brain Center, two of the causes we support.

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About the Izzo Legacy

Tom and I have developed the Izzo Legacy to formalize our commitment to our community. The Izzo Legacy provides a manner in which we can still support our community for years to come.

Causes We Support

Proceeds from the Fund help these organizations:


April 2023

The Izzo Legacy 5k Run/Walk/Roll 2023

The Izzo 5K Run/Walk/Roll is held in April on the morning of the spring football game. The course will include sections on campus and on the streets in East Lansing. The event will feature:

  • 5K Run/Walk
  • 5K Roll
  • 1 Mile Walk
  • Children's Races
  • Virtual 5K

Charity Spotlight:
Advocacy and Outreach for Women Veterans

Advocacy & Outreach for Women Veterans’ purpose is to support the MichiganVeterans Affairs Agency with outreach activities for the 44,000+ women of themilitary that live, work, and raise families in Michigan. Women are serving athigher rates than ever before and in combat roles, which leads to differentchallenges when transitioning out of the military. Women veterans…

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Support the Legacy!

Honor the impact and legacy of Coach Tom Izzo and celebrate his value of hard work, Spartan royalty, family, community and charitable giving.

Benefit local charities selected by the Izzo family.

Encourage inclusivity by coordinating with MSU Adaptive Sports to accommodate participants of all abilities.

Provide the Spartan community with a unique family-friendly event.

Contact The Izzo Legacy

Drop us a line – we’d love to hear from you!:

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