Shoot Basketballs NOT People

Accomplishments


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  • June 3, 2009 - SBNP Streetball Game - Wister playground - (Info from playground isn't available due to changing of staff). This event was free and open to the public. attendees was 600.
  • February 18, 2013 - 1st Annual SBNP President’s Day Youth Basketball Clinic (Akron, Ohio)
  • February 17, 2014 - 2nd Annual SBNP President’s Day Youth Basketball Clinic (Akron,Ohio)
  • June 15, 2014 - First SBNP Session - The first official day the program started
  • July, 2014 - City council Darrell Clarke granted SBNP with the activities grant
  • September 1, 2014 (Labor Day) - The release of the custom SBNP basketball shorts
  • November 1, 2014 - Attending the Philadelphia Sixers game with 100 kids and 90 parents
  • November 9, 2014 - Largest number of kids to join the program (52)
  • November 18, 2014 - SBNPpartners with Rubberbands
  • February 16, 2015 - 3rd Annual SBNP President’s Day Youth Basketball Clinic (Akron,Ohio)
  • February/March, 2015 - Partnered with Reclaim Yoga to offer yoga services to our program
  • March 2, 2015 - The new campaign "Philly Above All" was released for SBNP
  • April 4, 2015 - SBNP takes the kids to the Dicks HS Inviational game at Madison Square Garden
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  • April 10-12, 2015
    • War At Valley Forge was a HUGE success attracting 82 teams from the eastern region (With only one major sponsor)
    • War At Valley Forge Tournament (Hosted By Bucks Mont Indoor Sports Center & Shoot Basketballs NOT People), featuring 80 teams with 800 players, ages 11 to 27. More than 1500 in attendance.
    • Bucks Mont Indoor Sports Center and Family Day Expo - Family Day Expo featuring basketballs skills clinics, with more than 1500 in attendance.  Also, included family activities such as Moonbounces, face painting and personal training demonstrations.
  • April 15, 2015 - Founder Garry Mills receives the "Hometown Hero" award from the Philadelphia Sixers
  • April 17, 2015 - SBNP takes the kids to the Jordan Brand Classic game in Brooklyn, NYC
  • June 15, 2015 - SBNP completed a first year of service to the communities of Philadelphia
  • July 9, 2015 - Chosen to participate as a panelist for the "Brotherhood in Basketball" panel discussion
  • July 26, 2015 - Starts the second year of SBNP skills development camps
  • November 9, 2015 - Received award as Wells Fargo Community Leader
  • December 13, 2015 - SBNP Winter Fundraiser (315 people)
  • February 15, 2016 - 4thAnnual SBNP President’s Day Youth Basketball Clinic (Akron, Ohio)
  • April 17, 2016 - Coach Antione Brown receives 3 year service award
  • June 10th, 2016 - SBNP Founder, Garry Mills selected as 2016 Black Enterprise Magazine Top 100 BE Modern Men

  • June 29th, 2016 - SBNP awarded with the 2016 Top Rated Greatnonprofit badge