Monday, August 24, 2009

Do you have a favorite coach?

"Why is your coach the best? Share your story, and if it wins, your coach will get an all-expenses paid trip to Washington, D.C. to receive the Coach of the Year Award, and you will win a $250 gift certificate." Continue reading at Nike's Play it Forward site at

Coaches are in such a powerful place to influence children and youth - they can build so many different Developmental Assets, including Support, Empowerment, Positive Values, Positive Identity, Social Competencies, and Constructive Use of Time. Take time to give a 'shout out' to the great coaches in your life!