In a few minutes, a group of at-risk kids from Colorado and England will be hearing Olympic icon Bob Beamon tell his remarkable story...
...The SOS kids are here through the Foundation for Global Sports Development, which works with youth programs around the world and brings a few to the Olympics every two years.
Aug. 1st, 2012
The Denver Post
Prague, Warsaw, Malmö, Istanbul, Lviv (Ukraine) and Seoul will all feature at the YOG World Mile Project, part of the Culture & Education Programme of the Innsbruck 2012 Winter Youth Olympic Games. Thanks to Global Sports Development (GSD) and the Innsbruck 2012 Organising Committee, 24 youngsters and six accompanying adults from these cities will have the chance to experience an unforgettable five-day stay at the inaugural Winter Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck, Seefeld and Kühtai.
Jan. 5th, 2012
The Foundation for Global Sports Development (GSD) has granted $7,500 to CCEF to help fund the CCHS Athletic Department Academic Support Plan. The goal of the CCHS program is to prepare athletes to be successful beyond high school by giving them the qualities that come from being part of a team and the confidence that results from gaining academic success.
Nov 15th, 2011
Culver City Crossroads
...The students, including three from Summit County, have been involved with SOS Outreach leadership programs for several years and have demonstrated excellent participation and leadership, according to trip coordinator Theresa Papandrea...
The opportunity to visit the Olympics developed through partnership between SOS Outreach and the Global Sports Development Playmakers program...
Sep 14th, 2011
The Summit County Citizen's Voice
Youth nonprofit SOS Outreach, in partnership with Global Sports Development Playmakers program, has selected 20 students to attend the 2012 London Olympics...
Sep 14th, 2011
Jan 7th, 2011
Fox 4 Fort Meyers, FL -- The Morning Blend