COMMUNITY OUTREACH

 

LSC PRESIDENT CAMERON COLVIN ASSISTS IN EMPOWERING FUTURE LEADERS!!

OCTOBER 07, 2017-- Along with LSC Arizona Cameron had pleasure of hosting the Awesome Students of Arizona’s at Session 2 of our Fall 2017 Linking Scholars 101: College Prep Workshop! Our future leaders took time out to share their goals thru the craft of public speaking. SPECIAL THANKS to our guest speaker Usman Karriem, Arizona State University, and LSC Staff for making our Workshop a HUGE SUCCESS!!!!

 
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CAMERON COLVIN HOSTS YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP WITH LAS VEGAS YOUTH ORGANIZATION--"100 Ways"!

JULY 08, 2017-- With an eternal passion for the game of football, Cameron lent his skill, technique, and inspiration to the hardworking youth of Las Vegas this past weekend at the 100 ways Youth Football Camp. As the featured host, Cameron also had the pleasure of sharing his premier book "NEVER STOP". In addition to inspiring the kids to be great both on and off the field, Cameron also had the pleasure of beginning his "Power of Hydarion" campaign partnered with drinking water brand RealWater©!

 
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LINKING SPORTS & COMMUNITIES EXPANDS TO THE BAY AREA: Introducing... LSC NorCAL

MAY 01, 2017--Being named the new President of Linking Sports & Communities, Cameron Colvin's first order of business was none other than expansion into the Northern California Greater Bay Area Region. A wonderful evening of light music and refreshments, LSC NorCAL celebrated recipients of the 1st Annual "Brilliance in Advancing Youth" Awards. Such an honor to share the launch of LSC NorCAL with recognizing our honorees for community leadership.

 

 

CAMERON COLVIN NAMED NEW PRESIDENT OF LINKING SPORTS & COMMUNITIES

MARCH 28, 2017-- As an award winning philanthropist, Cameron Colvin has been serving not only his community for years but many that he has done business in. As the 2015 recipient of the LSC Community Leadership Award, Cameron has been a key contributor and donor to LSC and has selflessly lent his time to various programs such as; the Phoenix Children's Hospital Cancer Center, Gaming to Give, Toys for Tots, and many more.

Cameron is beyond honored to be name the new President of LSC, and looks forward to delivering nothing short of an AMAZING Program.

BE SURE TO CHECK OUT LINKING SPORTS & COMMUNITIES at: www.LinkingSports.org


 

22nd ANNUAL FORMA GYM TURKEY TROT 2015

NOVEMBER 27, 2015-- An East Bay Thanksgiving Day Family Tradition!! The Forma Gym Turkey Trot, an event the entire family enjoys! Several races to choose from including Kids Fun Runs, 10K & 5K runs, and festival areas with costume contests.Running the Turkey Trot you will also be gives back to your local community through the Forma Gym beneficiaries like the Food Bank, WCEF, PEAK, and The Wellness City Challenge.The event takes place Thanksgiving morning in beautiful Downtown Walnut Creek and goes through a flat terrain of neighborhoods, businesses, and part of the Iron Horse Trail.


 

2015 LSC COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP AWARDS

JUNE 09, 2016-- As both a CEO of his successful business Rise Above Enterprises and a former San Francisco 49’er, who volunteers time and donates funding to local non-profits, Cam has been a mentor to several others since high school. (depicted in Sony's Motion Picture "When the Game Stands Tall".)

Linking Sports & Communities (LSC) was started in 2004. It was a program hosted by The Leadership Consortium. “Our original mission,” says Founder Denise Meridith, “Was to enhance the relationships among athletes, sports organizations and the communities in Arizona.” One way of accomplishing that has been working with all the professional sports to encourage student athletes to stay in school, lead healthy lifestyles and be financially responsible.


 

2nd ANNUAL TURKEY GIVE AWAY

NOVEMBER 30, 2014-- Cameron Colvin and Rise Above Enterprises presented the “2nd Annual Rise Above Turkey Giveaway” on Thursday, November 21st at the Boys & Girls Club of Pittsburg California. The 2nd Annual Rise Above Turkey Giveawayprogram has provided families in need with meals, just in time for the Holiday season.

“During the Thanksgiving season we often admire the people and opportunities we’ve had in our lives and how often those moments occur while sharing a meal together. Being able to provide a Thanksgiving meal to families in need during such times and help foster community values is very important and the Rise Above Team is looking forward to helping this year ” said Colvin in preparation for this year’s event. Prior events saw large crowds and future expectations are always no different.

“It’s an opportunity to focus on the programs families to come down to the Boys & Girls Club for a few hours and enjoy themselves,” said Colvin. The 2nd Annual Rise Above Turkey Giveaway Sponsored by “OhYeah” Nutrition also featured fun activities for children like face painting, dancing and other fun festivities. Prizes were awarded during the event, which also featured live music in a family environment for all ages. Following the event was an opportunity to meet and interact with Cameron and cast who signed autographs and took pictures for those who stay.