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Charity Basketball Tournament to Support Clarksville’s LEAP Organization

 

LEAP OrganizationClarksville, TN – The LEAP Organization and West Creek High School Lady Coyotes invite the community to attend this Charity 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament Saturday, March 15th at 10:00am.

This full day of exciting hardwood action is both recreational and competitive as team’s battle on the court for trophies, prizes, and bragging rights. LEAP will also be awarding ten $500.00 scholarships to the high school seniors that won the LEAP 7 Points Quest Scholarship Essay Contest at this event.

2014 LEAP Charity Basketball Tournament

The real drive at the Charity Tournament is not the basketball itself, but rather to help the LEAP serve the needs of children who are living in our community.

The LEAP Organization is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides holistic mentoring, case management, counseling, career development, and community service learning opportunities for youth. L.E.A.P, which stands for Leadership, Enlightenment, Academic Achievement, and Perseverance, also teaches its members about Outreach, Responsibility, and Growth.

The event will take place at West Creek High School located at 1210 West Creek Coyote Trail. Admission is $5.00 for adults, $2.00 for students, and children under 5 are free.

For more information about this event or to sponsor a team of youth to compete, please visit the website or call 931.378.0500.


About Richard Garrett

    Richard Garrett

    City Councilman Richard “Reason” Garrett has gained extensive business knowledge and negotiating skills as the Executive Director of the LEAP Organization.  LEAP Org provides youth development services.  As a licensed realtor for Keller Williams Realty, he is known for his tenacity, perseverance, honesty, and fairness.  A proud APSU alum, Richard graduated with Honors with a Bachelors in Public Management.
    Richard is a former active duty Marine, father of 4, and a husband with strong ties to the community. He is a graduate of Leadership Clarksville and a member of Clarksville Rotary, Clarksville Area Ministerial Association, Chamber of Commerce, Clarksville Association of Realtors Public Relations & Charity Relations Committees, and Clarksville Community Partners Group.

    For more information on Richard visit www.reason4clarksville.com. He can be contacted directly at 931-378-0500 or via email richard@reason4clarksville.com

    Web Site: http://leaporg.net/
    Email: reason@leaporg.net

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