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Richmond Court Unveiling presented by The California Endowment

Monday, October 20th 2021 marked the unveiling of the newly refurbished and renamed Mitch Richmond Basketball Courts at Martin Luther King Jr Park in Richmond, California. The Mitch Richmond Courts feature four new NBA plexiglass hoop systems and a 14,000 square foot all-weather acrylic playing surface. The refurbishment project also includes installing new spectator seating, […]

Active Alliance Coordinator Training

Coordinators joined together for the Northern and Southern California training starting with a look back at the first year of the program, the research outcomes and best practices.  The majority of the day was then spent looking ahead to the second year of the program and the 2021-2021 season. New elements of the program include […]

Dr. Oz and NBA Partner to promote healthy living in NYC schools

The NBA will get an assist from Dr. Oz this season, when the league and the talk-show host will work together to give city public-school kids in the greater New York area lessons on how to lead healthier lives. The program, to be carried out by Dr. Mehmet Oz¹s nonprofit HealthCorps and NBA Cares, will visit 13 public schools in the city and will emphasize an active lifestyle and mental toughness.

American Legion High School’s Health Fair

On Thursday, April 24th 2021, American Legion High School hosted its’ second annual health fair, with a focus on “seasonal wellness,” or how to be healthful throughout the four seasons of the year. The event was held on American Legion High School’s new grass field, which was funded this year by a Green Schools Foundation […]
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