Thank you to everyone who joined us for this year’s Beyond Sports graduation ceremony! It is always exciting to celebrate the journeys of our seniors and to see where they are off to next. This summer and fall, these students will attend the following schools as college freshman: Devonte Dunn – University of Toledo Nojel […]
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Join us for the 2nd Annual Junior Board Volleyball Tournament Grand prize for first place team. There will also be beach games as well as food and drinks for purchase and a raffle (1/$5, 5/$20, Wingspan/$40). 100% of proceeds will go to the Beyond Sports Foundation. $25 per person (6 people to a team). Team […]
Thank you to all who came to celebrate our 2017 graduates! Thursday, May 11 from 7pm – 9pm Catalyst Ranch | 656 West Randolph Street | Chicago This year, we were proud to welcome keynote speaker, D. Anthony Evans. D. Anthony Evans’ outward appearance does not suggest that he suffered from aggressive cancer. At age […]
Friday, July 28, 2017 from noon-3pm Carmel High School in Mundelein Come ready to bring out your inner beast with 10 laps of unpredictable competition and fun! There will be a foam lap, water escape contest, tricycle heat, sports trivia quest, and many more unique events. This is a great corporate team-building event, all while […]
“Legacy. What is a legacy? It’s planting seeds in a garden you never get to see.” ~ Hamilton As Alexander Hamilton, Lin-Manuel Miranda asked his audiences to think about the legacies of America’s founding fathers, as well as their own. At the Beyond Sports Foundation, we often ask our student-athletes similar questions – How will you leave […]
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Junior Board’s March Madness Event at Lizzie McNeill’s on March 25. The event was a huge success! Save the date for the Junior Board’s Volleyball Tournament on August 13, 2017. Full details coming soon.
Thank you to all who were a part of our first Beyond Inspired benefit! Together, sponsors and donors allowed us to raise a net total of over $60,000 for our student-athletes, far surpassing our goal for the evening. Because of your generosity, we are able to accept our largest class in the history of the […]
Thank you to WCIU and Shaw Media for featuring the Beyond Sports Foundation on a recent episode of Chicago Football Now. The segment includes interviews with Beyond Sports juniors, Josiah Bouie and Garett Turner, about their experiences in the program and what they hope to accomplish by the end of their high school careers […]
Beyond Sports student-athletes participated in our first football combine of the school year, led by Director of Athletic Development, Greg Taylor, and EFT Sports Performance’s Kerry Neal. Throughout the year, Greg and the EFT team will host combines for all of our athletes and their respective sports in order to track athletic progress throughout high school.
The mission of the Beyond Sports Foundation is to use the power of sport to transform lives by turning athletic ability into life opportunity. Our focus is to prepare student-athletes to succeed in life. Naquan Jones is one of those student-athletes – a four-star defensive tackle from Evanston High School. Jones joined the Beyond Sports […]