A Future Stars of Sports Terre Haute

A Future Stars of Sports Terre Haute

Future Stars of Sports Terre Haute

The Future Stars of Sports Terre Haute professional development series is a program for athletes to develop their skills and business acumen through work experience, mentorship and coaching.


“Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s goal is to provide safe, empowering and fun places for kids during their out-of-school time. With a focus on providing opportunities to build Academic Success, Good Character and Citizenship, and Healthy Lifestyles for kids – our Board, staff, parents and youth are thrilled to be a recipient of the NBA All-Star 2021 Legacy Grant. This funding will help us refurbish the gymnasium of our Club located in Hammond, IN. This grant is one part of a larger renovation project of our Club to give kids in Hammond a modern, updated facility where they can engage in athletic, leadership and academic programs daily. We thank Indiana Sports Corp, NBA All-Star Committee and Board, Governor Holcomb and Mayor Hogsett for this partnership. This Legacy Grant will last longer than a day, longer than a year…but a lifetime for so many youth.” (Ryan Smiley, president and Chief Executive Officer, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana).

“We are extremely grateful for this unique opportunity to partner with the NBA All-Star Legacy Project to enhance our programming across the board. At Jameson Camp, we encourage everyone to Get Outside and Grow Inside. This grant will allow us to ensure our youth have a safe place for positive connection and physical activity with new basketball courts and specialty camp opportunities within the sport. In addition, we will be able to boost our Environmental Education programming with new STEM initiatives, including a new interactive STEM Lab.” (Jennie Broady, Executive Director, Jameson Camp) (Source: www.indianasportscorp.org)


“Chances And Services for Youth is excited to partner with Indiana Sports Corp and the Pacers to further build successful youth programming in the heart of Terre Haute. For years, CASY has worked with some of the most vulnerable youth in our community. This grant will further expand our services in youth sports and development and help us reach our vision that every child, every age, every chance has the opportunity to grow up safe, healthy, and drugfree.”(Brandon Hollack, Chief Operating Officer, Chances And Services for Youth).

“On behalf of A Kid Again and the nearly 2,200 kids with life-threatening conditions and their families we have served this past year, we would like to sincerely thank the NBA All-Star 2021 Legacy Committee for selecting us as a partner. The ability to receive a grant as part of NBA All-Star 2021 will allow us to continue our efforts in providing hope, happiness and healing for the brave families we serve. As we celebrate our 25th anniversary as an organization, we are thankful for the wonderful partnerships in our communities. Together, we are making a difference during a time when these kids and families need us most.” (Katie Pappas, Executive Director, A Kid Again – Indiana Chapter) (Source: www.indianasportscorp.org)





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