Congratulations to Amar’e Stoudermire for being honored the CCBF Breakthrough Spirit Award 2013 Honoree this past weekend.
He is known for his hard work on the basketball court, but rarely do you hear about the work he puts in off of the court with his non-profit organization.
Here is what the Children’s Cancer & Blood Foundation has to say about Amar’e Stoudemire and his foundation:
Amar’e Stoudemire has proven himself to be an all-star on the court and off, using his success and influence to advocate for children in need. The Amar’e and Alexis Stoudemire Foundation (AASF) helps at-risk youth to realize their full potential through education. By providing resources and supporting community-based organizations, AASF empowers underserved youth to achieve their dreams. The Foundation has changed the lives of many children by providing resources for students, high school travel teams, basketball tournaments and projects abroad.
Watch Amar’e Stoudemire “STAT TV” video capturing the night. Keep reading to found out more about is foundation.