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A Historic Cleveland Team-Up

Cleveland-Cliffs is proud to announce that it has become the new jersey patch sponsor for the Cleveland Cavaliers beginning with the upcoming NBA 2022-2023 season.  The newly-redesigned and rebranded jerseys were recently unveiled on the Cavs website.

Through the Cavs partnership, Cleveland-Cliffs is connecting with the enthusiasm of this sport and the experience it offers people. The Cavs stand out as a unique and authentic showcase for the importance of teamwork, with talented players coming together strategically to win.

Similarly, the Cliffs team is comprised of talented, hardworking and dedicated people across the Great Lakes region who produce a vital material ─ steel ─ that is woven into the fabric of everyday modern life. The power of this partnership is that it is representative of the Company culture of teamwork, family and community, which are important ingredients to Cliffs’ on-going success. Winning is about the whole team.

Cleveland Cavaliers

Cliffs is excited to once again team up with its hometown champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers. Learn more about this evolving partnership on the Cleveland Cavaliers website.

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Boys and Girls Club Community Benefit

The Cleveland-Cliffs Foundation is pleased to announce that it has pledged $500,000 of new funding to Boys and Girls Clubs serving our host communities. Clubs within the Company’s operating footprint are encouraged to apply for competitive grant dollars to support capital and program expenses that encourage healthy lifestyles.

This opportunity was released to coincide with Cleveland-Cliffs’ Cavs jersey sponsorship announcement and recognizes the important role that the Boys and Girls Clubs play in promoting healthy lifestyles for youth. It is intended that funding be requested for:

  • Renovation of athletic facilities
  • Opportunity for new or expanded programming through new facilities, features and/or equipment
  • Support of new or expanded programs that increase physical activity and/or encourage healthy habits
  • Support of new or expanded programs that provide wellness education and/or decision making/prevention programs
  • Other efforts that promote healthy lifestyles for youth

Partnership History

Cleveland-Cliffs’ corporate headquarters are located downtown, less than a half mile from the home of the Cavaliers, Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.

Cliffs and the Cavs have been corporate partners for decades.  In 2019, Cliffs was named one of the two main entrance sponsors of the brand-new Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.  The Cleveland-Cliffs entrance, located on located on the northeast end of the FieldHouse, welcomes fans into a creative and engaging gathering space.