Nuggets from Denzel

“I say it takes a tribe to raise a child, you have to have people who are interacting with each other to raise a child, people who are connected to that child” -Colin Powell This quote was taken from a “A Hand to Guide Me” by Denzel Washington.  Reading biographies of impactful people is always…

The Heart of Developmental Athletics

My philosophy to youth development work was simple when I began: Be a caring presence.  Do everything I can to let youth know they are cared for and valued.  It feels a little empty to write it.  Demonstrating care takes on so many forms and so much time.  After 15 years, I believe this philosophy…