SAFEO Presents: The “I Promise” Skills & Drills Summer Camp at
VILLAGES AT MORGAN METRO FITNESS CENTER
VMM SPORTS COMPLEX
8601 CHATSFIELD WAY, HYATTSVILLE, MD 20785
OPEN TO YOUTH AGES 10-16.
Camp runs June 29 – July 31, 2015 weekly 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cost is $150 per week. $50 non-refundable deposit.
Camp offers skills and drills in football, basketball, soccer, swimming, cheerleading and field trips.
Campers will receive breakfast, snacks, and a T-shirt.
Ask about our after-care and volunteer opportunities (parents are encouraged).
Payments: Check or money order made out to SAFEO, Inc. or PayPal.
For an appointment, contact Coach Carter @ 202-905-3045 or email@example.com
Coming Saturday June 20th, 2015 at Pentagon City:
Fashion and Couture Day with Real Housewives of Atlanta Star Marlo Hampton
Check back soon for details, updates and sponsorship opportunities.
December 12, 2014
Join us on December 12th at the Buffalo Wild Wings (Crystal City, VA) for the Buffalo Wild Wings “Eat Wings Raise Funds” Concussion Awareness Day. Help Raise awareness about concussion in youth sports and domestic violence on and off the playing field. There will be plenty of activities for the entire family including awareness materials, guest speakers and our Blazin Wings Challenge. The fundraising will kick off at 12noon with special events running from 8pm-12am.
To participate, our only requirement is that you reserve a table for a group of 15 to 20 or more people in which you must fill. Reservations starts at 6:30pm and your entire party need to be seated by 7pm. This is advised due to the high demand for seating at Buffalo Wild Wings. To reserve your group’s table simply RSVP us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Tuesday, December 9th deadline to let us know your group’s size. To secure early bird reservations, you can confirm on Wednesday, December 3rd.
Participate in either our Concussion or Domestic Violence Testimonial “Speak Out” segments to express your views on these important topics. Each group is limited up to (2) speakers who will be allowed a minimum of (5) minuets per speaker. However, we encourage all organizations to bring materials (brochures or flyers) to distribute to attendees.
We hope that you will join us for a day of awareness, family, food and fun while supporting a great cause at Buffalo Wild Wings.
Click the image below for event details or click here to download the event flyer.
May 17, 2014
SAFEO teams up with the Greater Washington Urban League, Peoples Congressional United Church of Christ, and ABC News Reporter Sam Ford to lead a discussion surrounding the use and impact of the N word in youth sports. Topics of discussion include:
The harsh origin and history of the “N Word”, Why some reject and some embrace its use, The cultural acceptance of the “N Word” on the playing field among athletes and coaches, Pro Sports Leagues banning the use of the “N Word” a step in the right direction or not?, The impact of its use and Q & A segment.
In addition, we will be discussing the impact of bullying in the locker room.
Join us on May 17, 2014 from 11am to 1pm and voice your opinion. Athletes of all ages, parents, coaches and mentors are encouraged to attend!
April 6 thru 8, 2013
SAFEO teams up with the Cornerstone Grill and Loft in College Park, MD to raise awareness about concussions through the SAFEO I Promise Campaign. Thanks to the NFL Players Association donation of the Alfred Morris Helmet, we were able to raise money for the Campaign through a silent auction.
A SAFEO sponsored trip for a group of Washington, DC inner-city athletes to the Washington Kastles professional tennis team. For the day, participants attend a tennis skills clinic hosted by Kastles head Coach Murphy. The participants are provided lunch and are permitted to participate in the game time tunnel ceremony, topped off by an upfront and close match to see tennis star, Martina Hingis.
January 26, 2013
Hosted the first annual “Women and Sports-Related Concussions” Fundraiser reception at the Verizon Center in downtown Washington, DC. The event highlighted and recognized several of the area’s top women experts in the field of TBI education, medical treatment, sports medicine, research and advocacy. Sponsored by Pfizer Inc. the panel included: Dr. Eleanor M. Perfetto (Pfizer, Inc. and Sports Legacy Institute), Dr. Keshia Pollack (John Hopkins Center for Injury Research), Dr. Yvette Rooks (University of Maryland Sports Medicine Unit), Kristen Sheely (Derek Sheely Foundation), and Dr. Annapurni Trouth (Howard University Hospital’s Department of Neurology).
The event was hosted by Juli M. Jordan, president and CEO of Jam Sports Productions. The special guest for the evening was top model, Brooke Gannt. After the reception participants were provided tickets to watch the Washington Wizards vs. Chicago Bulls game.
January 8, 2013
Partnered with Giant Foods in Aspen Hills Shopping Center in Montgomery County Maryland to host an In-Store informational kiosk. We provided over 150 Giant patrons free information and materials about what a concussion is, how it is manifested, what the signs and symptoms are and what they can do to keep their young athletes safe.
August 19, 2012
SAFEO participated in the annual Eastern Motors Redskins Rides event. Each year top Washington Redskins players team up with the event to showcase the hot cars to the public. The I Promise campaign hosted an informational kiosk where we distributed free concussion awareness materials to over 5,000 attendees.
June 5, 2012
Hosted the Cocktails for Concussion fundraiser. The event honored several of the I Promise campaign’s most staunched supporters. The reception took place at the Capitol Skyline Hotel in SW Washington, DC. Among those honored were Dr. Gerry Gioia, Dr. Michael Yochelson, and Dr. Kevin Crutchfield just to name a few. Following the ceremony the honorees and their families were awarded tickets to the Washington National vs. New York Mets game at Nationals Park.