Summer GLAM prepares teens for adulthood

Summer GLAM prepares teens for adulthood

Summer GLAM (Girls’ Life Academy Memphis) is a camp for 25 girls that’s actually a summer job made possible through our  business partnership with the City of Memphis. The City of Memphis’ Summer Youth MPloy program employs the girls selected for Summer GLAM. The TBF...

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Travel with me to explore the Science of Basketball.

Travel with me to explore the Science of Basketball.

Travel with me to explore the Science of Basketball. Who’s invited: 2017 TRANSFORMATION50 Campers (Only campers who attended last year’s camp) When: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 Fieldtrip: U.S. Space Center, Huntsville, AL Buses Depart: 5:15 am Return appx.: 7:15 pm (please...

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TRANSFORMATION50 Basketball and Life Skills Camp

TRANSFORMATION50 Basketball and Life Skills Camp

Tarik hosts TRANSFORMATION50 Basketball and Life Skills Camp July 9 – 13 Emmanuel Center 604 St. Paul Pl. This camp is free for 50 boys ages 11-15 Boys interested in participating must apply in person during one of the application sessions that will be held at the...

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Tarik Black: Giving Back to Memphis in a major way

Tarik Black: Giving Back to Memphis in a major way

Terry Davis, Special to The New Tri-State Defender Former University of Memphis star Tarik Black hosted 50 area boys at Ridgeway High School for a basketball camp unlike most others. In addition to teaching basketball skills, campers learned about life off the court —...

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Mid-South basketball star helps kids make an impact

Mid-South basketball star helps kids make an impact

A Mid-South basketball star is teaching more than just basketball skills. Tarik Black concluded his first camp, called Transformation 50, that seeks to help youth make an impact off the court. It was a packed house Thursday at a gala hosted by the Tarik Black...

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