Profiles

You will meet 12 incredible individuals who are champions for change within their urban communities. Through sports, they are creating healthier communities, transforming lives in the process. Whether coaching a Little League team to the World Series or teaching kids how to play a sport they never would have had access to, these 12 people have one thing in common. They all know that sports brings people together and gives kids a reason to believe in themselves and their futures.

Marquis Taylor Marquis Taylor
Coaching4Change
Brockton, MA
www.c4cinc.org

Wendy Hilliard Wendy Hilliard
Wendy Hilliard Gymnastics Foundation
New York, NY
www.whfny.org

Tamika Catchings Tamika Catchings
Catch the Stars Foundation, Inc.
Indianapolis, IN
www.catchthestars.org

Meadowlark Lemon Meadowlark Lemon
Meadowlark Lemon Ministries
Scottsdale, AZ
www.meadowlarklemon.org

Patricia Kelly Patricia Kelly
Ebony Horsewomen, Inc.
Hartford, CT
www.ebonyhorsewomen.us

Renee Blount Renee Blount
Keswick Tennis Foundation
Keswick, VA
www.thecne.org/organization/profile/view/703

Joetta Clark Diggs Joetta Clark Diggs
Joetta Clark Diggs Sports Foundation
Hillsborough, NJ
www.joettasportsandbeyond.com

Darold Butler Darold Butler
Jackie Robinson West Little League All-Stars
Chicago, IL
www.daroldbutlerbaseball.com

Michael Gary Michael Gary
Inner City Lacrosse
Hartford and New Haven, CT
www.innercitylacrosse.org

Tommie Smith Tommie Smith
Tommie Smith Youth Athletic Initiative
Stone Mountain, GA
www.tommiesmith.com

April Holmes April Holmes
April Holmes Foundation
Orlando, FL
www.aprilholmes.com

Malachi Knowles Malachi Knowles
Inner City Youth Golfers’, Inc.
Palm Beach, FL
www.icyg.org

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