About Me

The Origin

Growing up a young black man from the city of St. Louis – a product of St. Louis Public Schools, I was inspired by my humble living conditions to carve a bright pathway forward. Through my trials, I developed a passion to help others who look like me and grew up in similar circumstances because we have little to no resources.

My passion for giving back always blossomed throughout my career. Service to others is the underlying theme of my career. When I worked in management for Sony PlayStation…

Game equipment

We have the newest gaming consoles on the market, from PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch & PSVR2 for the ultimate gaming experience. For a nostalgic event we have classic consoles too. Please contact to learn more or to donate. We accept up to date consoles & controllers.

Events

BGG Foundation offers different events within schools and corporate companies. We also offer Esport tournaments for qualifying Esport games. Please contact for more information

SLCL Virtual Career Series: Video Games and Philanthropy – W/BGG CEO Rob Powell

06/04/2024

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Virtual

BGG Foundation founder & CEO Robert Powell will talk about his time working for Sony Playstation and what inspired him to create his foundation. Ages 12-17. To Sign up for this virtual program Register Here

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BGG Gaming @ The Library!

06/15/2024

12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Florissant Valley Branch - 195 S New Florissant Rd

Join us for a fun and interactive gaming experience. A range of activities will be offered from the newest consoles to board games and virtual reality. Whether you’re a casual gamer, an avid gamer, or new to the gaming world, this program is tailored to create an inclusive and enjoyable environment for all. Ages 18 […]

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Battle 4 The Lou! Teen Tournament

06/22/2024

12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Julia Davis Library - 4415 Natural Bridge Ave.

BGGs Battle for the Lou tournament series are exhilarating gaming events that will unite the communities of Saint Louis through the power of gaming, competition and camaraderie. This serves as a platform for gamers to showcase their talent, and contribute together to grow the culture of gaming in the City of Saint Louis.

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Sponsorship

If you would like to sponsor BGG foundation we offer different tiers of sponsorships.

2k

Bronze

Attend event & shoutout on the quarterly newsletter

5k

Silver

All of Bronze. Featured sponsor on website, Brand recognition during event.

10k

Gold

All of Silver plus attendance to 3 events of your choosing. Brand recognition and a chance to speak during the events.

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Get In Touch

Please contact to learn how to become a sponsor and be featured on the BGG Foundation Site and quarterly newsletter.

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