The Cal Ripken Senior Foundation establishes baseball complexes in disadvantaged communities, and creates innovative partnerships with community youth organizations with the goal of reaching out to area youth. Timmons Group was hired as the lead Engineering and Surveying consultant for all of their youth ballpark projects in the Mid-Atlantic region; completing both the site plan including field layout, public amenities, and parking, as well as providing the environmental site analysis.
The Fredericksburg field is home to Sunshine Field and the Play Ball Program. This multi- purpose facility is designed to use baseball and softball themed programs to address youth development and physical education in a variety of programs. The site will host a number of historical signs that showcase unique players and dates in baseball. The athletic complexes provide both attractive and enjoyable spaces while maintaining safety and the well-being of the youth using the facility.