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DC Back to School 5K

The Next Level Foundation
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Aug 12 8:30AM - 11:30AM

EVENT DETAILS:

Location

Annual Back to School 5K hosted by The Next Level and Hoop For All Foundation's will take place on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at the Georgetown Aqueduct.

MISSION:

The Next Level Foundation

Fosters a commitment to youth that promotes a "Getting Set for Success Curriculum" focused on education, athletics, self esteem/ motivation, community service, and control theory.

Hoop For All Foundation

Increases the awareness of health sicknesses, illnesses, and diseases by organizing charitable community basketball based events serving to educate and foster athletic competition.

Vision

Equity in education and opportunity for student athletes.

About the Back to School 5K

Approximately 250 attendees will be present including 50 student athletes sponsored by companies dedicated to their development.

Youth will consist mostly of student athletes participating in an 8 week summer training program centered around financial literacy, athletic/character development, and college preparation. The Back to School 5k will culminate the completion of the Getting Set for Success Program and kick off the start their academic year! The purpose of the Back to School 5K is to prepare student athletes for the school year, so they foster healthy habits and mindsets necessary to prepare for college and beyond.

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