Creating social awareness and executing an action plan is what it’s all about. Creating one sparkling main court surrounded by positive messaging around Equality, Peace, Change, Justice, Vote and Black Lives Matter brings the focus to light and enables everyone to energetically engage.
Two of our former players who are now police officers, Sterling Byrd and Genesis Maciel, were invited to educate the audience about law enforcement, how to be an active member in society and how to always hold yourself accountable. Building the bridge between young black males and police officers is critical and beneficial for everyone. QR code-scan voting information cards were readily available upon entering — and discussed through opening and closing ceremonies.