All posts tagged: basketball

Jerusalem April 2019

Catching up with Chad Ford: From ESPN to “Dangerous Love”

This blog post was written by PeacePlayers’ Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer, Mandy Murphy. ________________________________ “Aloha!”, you can almost feel the gentle waves of the Pacific Ocean and the warmth of sunshine as you listen to the soothing voice of Chad Ford welcome listeners on the podcast for his new book that he has been

One week from today is Giving Tuesday!

Just one week from today is Giving Tuesday!  This is a global event when people everywhere celebrate giving back and we want you to get ready to help us spread the word about PeacePlayers this Giving Tuesday, December 3rd, as we ask everyone to #Give2Peace2019 Please see details below and stay tuned to our social

How PeacePlayers Makes Us Think Differently About the Power of Sport

We hope you have a chance today to read this great new story from our partners at Nike about the power of PeacePlayers to bring people together through sport.  Here’s a preview: “Virtues such as persistence, courage and cooperation are hardwired into sports. But the relational lessons — practicing inclusivity, bridging differences between groups —

Camp Epsilon

Camp Epsilon is a community relations through sport leadership development camp.  It will take place over 3 days and 2 nights.  Over the course of the camp, participants will be engaged in a series of integrated community relations through sport games, activities, conversations and trainings. This is the 5th camp of its kind.  Previous camps

PeacePlayers South Africa Fellow Douglas “Doug” Nedab Provides Insight Into His First Month in Durban

This weeks blog is written by International Fellow Douglas “Doug” Nedab II. My first month has been filled with excitement, constant adjustments, and forming bonds with people I already know I’ll never forget. The motherland is like no other place I’ve been to and the scenery is amazing. I can honestly say I wasn’t nervous … Continue reading PeacePlayers South Africa Fellow Douglas “Doug” Nedab Provides Insight Into His First Month in Durban

PP-NI Friendship Games

This 3-day event will be an opportunity for youth from around Belfast to improve their basketball skills and participate in leadership training with the goal of becoming future ambassadors for social change in their own areas.  Participants will have an incredible opportunity to be coached by U.S. based skills instructor Chris Dials of The Basketball

PP-NI Friendship Games

This 3-day event will be an opportunity for youth from around Belfast to improve their basketball skills and participate in leadership training with the goal of becoming future ambassadors for social change in their own areas.  Participants will have an incredible opportunity to be coached by U.S. based skills instructor Chris Dials of The Basketball

PP-NI Friendship Games

This 3-day event will be an opportunity for youth from around Belfast to improve their basketball skills and participate in leadership training with the goal of becoming future ambassadors for social change in their own areas.  Participants will have an incredible opportunity to be coached by U.S. based skills instructor Chris Dials of The Basketball