The Tomorrow’s Stars Foundation participated in the 38th annual MLK march in Las Vegas. This was TSF's ninth year participating in the parade and over 150 people from our foundation were in attendance. All of our programs were on hand, including TSF’s Pure Joy Choir and students from Adopt-A-School program. Pure Joy Choir performed all along the 1.5 mile route and was selected to sing for the judges and media during the parade. The Tomorrow’s Stars Foundation’s 2020 parade theme embodied the global message of Martin Luther King, “Dream Until Your Dream [...]
The Tomorrow’s Stars Foundation’s Adopt-A-School program hosted boys and girls from Fremont Middle School, Roy Martin Middle School, and Summer League Jr. NBA for a holiday basketball camp. The camp helped students in under-served areas of Las Vegas learn valuable skills for their upcoming basketball seasons. The camp, which was led by Summer League Jr. NBA Assistant Director Derek Niggemeier, was a huge success! Over 50 boys and girls participated in the camp and learned skills that will help them as they continue to play basketball. The impact of the camp has [...]
We are happy to announce from our three week campaign leading up to Giving Tuesday, the Tomorrow's Stars Foundation raised $1,100 for Veterans living in Veterans Village! The money raised is enough for 7,920 water bottles! Thank you to everyone who participated in our 'Water For Veterans' campaign. We look forward to continuing our partnership with Veterans Village, and appreciate everything they do for our United States Veterans and the Las Vegas community.
This month Tomorrow’s Stars is partnering with Veterans Village in Las Vegas, Nevada to raise money that will provide water to the veterans living there. We encourage you to donate to this campaign to give back to our Veterans as we approach the holiday season. Spread the word and help us give back!
From September 24th to October 25th the Tomorrow's Stars Foundation launched an Enter-To-Win campaign awarding 16 winners with Amazon gift cards. The purpose of the campaign was to bring attention to our Foundation and help build our Tomorrow's Stars community. There were thousands of entries from across the country and our Instagram account surpassed 2,000 followers, Twitter reached 1,800 followers, and our Facebook followers grew by over 1,100. We would like to thank all of those who entered across the country and welcome them to the Tomorrow's Stars Foundation community. Congratulations to [...]
Our Operation Thankful food drive was in constant motion throughout the Summer League Jr. NBA 2019 Fall League. We gained an incredible amount of support from Players, friends and families as they donated over 300 food items. With these items, our team put together twenty-five food baskets that included $20 gift card from Smith’s Foods. The baskets will be donated to the Veterans Village of Las Vegas Women’s and Children’s house, and families in our Adopt-A-School program at Fremont Middle School. A big thank you to all of those who donated items [...]
At the 2019 NBA Summer League, the Tomorrow's Stars Foundation hosted the Sports Science Cadaver lab at Goode Surgical in Henderson, Nevada. Alex McKechnie hosted the event along with TSF Board Member and world-renowned orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Randa Bascharon. CloseUp360's Josh Martin featured McKechnie on a story highlighting his illustrious career and his recent championship title run with the Toronto Raptors as newly promoted vice president of player health and performance. "Alex McKechnie wants to set the record straight. The Toronto Raptors’ newly promoted vice president of player health and performance didn’t [...]
TSF was honored to sponsor and participate in the 3rd year of the Harvest Mile 58k “Walk With a Purpose” benefitting the 58 victims of the 2017 One October tragedy. The TSF and Summer League Jr. NBA teams joined Sgt. Benjamin Hewitt of the Response and Relief Foundation and dozens of others at 6am on Oct. 5th to the walk through the desert to the finish line in Red Rock Canyon!
In partnership with the Public Education Foundation (PEF), TSF scholarships increase access to post secondary educational opportunities available to college-bound students residing in Nevada. TSF scholarships are intended to help students pursue higher educational goals and, in many cases, make the college and university experience accessible to students who may not have the necessary financial means. Four (4) $1,000.00 scholarships will be awarded this year. Stars of Tomorrow Scholarships (fund #02-9459) ARE OPEN TO current Nevada high school seniors who plan to study S.T.E.M. related field (science, technology, engineering, math), a communications [...]
Tomorrow's Stars Foundation is happy to partner with the 3rd Annual Harvest Mile that will be held October 5th, 2019. Participants have a choice of either 5.8 miles or 58 kilometers honoring the 58 lives lost on 1 October. Click here to register! https://responseandrelief.org/harvest-mile/