Take Back the Neighborhood Offers Free Football Camp with NFL Veterans!

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Take Back the Neighborhood Offers Free Football Camp with NFL Veterans!
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Football enthusiasts and aspiring young athletes, it's time to lace up your cleats for an exhilarating opportunity! Take Back the Neighborhood is offering a free football camp for youngsters aged 5 to 18. This event, set to kick off on Saturday, February 10th, 2024, in the vibrant city of Las Vegas, isn't just any camp – it's a chance to learn from the best in the game.

The Playbook of the Day

Get ready for an action-packed day featuring former NFL players as your coaches! The legendary roster includes esteemed names like Mike Alexander of the Raiders, Ron Brown of the Rams, Dokie Williams of the Raiders, Marvin Williams of the Cowboys, Sherman Cocroft of the Kansas City Chiefs, KC Clark of the Denver Broncos, and Darrell Meadows of the Oilers. Under their guidance, participants will dive into speed, agility, conditioning, plyometrics, and nutrition training – all critical components for any budding football star.

Your Coaches: NFL Veterans

The camp is hosted by the remarkable Sherman Cocroft. Cocroft, a former NFL player with the Kansas City Chiefs,  is not just a football veteran but a mentor dedicated to nurturing the next generation of sports leaders. His life experiences, on and off the field, will offer invaluable lessons to every participant.

More Than Just Football

Take Back the Neighborhood is more than just a sports camp organizer. This noble 501(c)(3) non-profit is committed to transforming lives and communities. Their mission is to instill youth's self-worth, passion, self-esteem, and pride through sports, education, and community involvement. By participating in this camp, young athletes are honing their physical skills and building character, discipline, and team spirit.

CALI Strong's Commitment

At CALI Strong, we believe in the power of sports to change lives. Our camp sponsorship reflects our commitment to empowering youth and supporting communities. We encourage young athletes to chase their dreams on the field and in life.

Join the League

Take advantage of this incredible opportunity to train with the best, learn valuable skills, and make lasting friendships. Contact JT. Pappas, the Camp Director, at 209-448-5321 or email info@tbtncharity.org to secure your spot. Remember, it's not just about football; it's about building a foundation for success in every walk of life.

To learn more about Take Back the Neighborhood and their impactful work, visit https://tbtncharity.org/. Let's make a difference, one touchdown at a time!

Date, Time, and Location

Charlie Frias Park 4801 S. Decatur Blvd in Las Vegas
Saturday, February 10th, 2024
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Registration 7:30 am - 8:30 am
Camp Director: JT. Pappas

About the Author: Jim Stroesser

Author: Jim Stroesser - CALI Strong

Jim Stroesser has amassed 38 years of experience in global consumer branding across the sports, fashion, and entertainment industries. Starting his career as a tech rep, he ascended to CEO roles with some of the world's leading brands. As the Co-Founder and CEO of CALI Strong Inc., a direct-to-consumer sports brand based in San Diego, CA, Jim has led the company in producing premium apparel, footwear, equipment, and accessories.

His tenure as Owner/Partner at Converse is particularly noteworthy. Jim was pivotal in reviving the brand from bankruptcy in 2001, elevating its value from $120 million to $285 million, and playing a crucial role in its $305 million sale to Nike in 2003, marking one of the century's significant mergers and acquisitions.

Beyond Converse, Jim has held senior management positions at renowned companies such as Nike, Quiksilver, Oakley, LA Gear, Pony, and Adio. He is also actively involved in several boards of directors positions, including SDSI, led by Chairman Bill Walton, which focuses on mentoring companies and assisting in capital raising efforts.