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|Mychal Thompson Foundation launched in Grand Bahama|
By Bahamas Information Services
Jul 22, 2015 – 6:13:50 PM
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Pictured along with Mychal Thompson (centre) are officers, and advisors of the foundation along with community builders. (BIS Photo/Vandyke Hepburn)
Freeport, The Bahamas – Well-known Bahamian basketball player Mychal “Sweet Bells” Thompson launched the The Mychal Thompson Foundation at the Eight Mile Rock School Gym on Saturday, July 18, to assist Bahamian youth in achieving academic and athletic dreams.
Speaking on behalf of Minister for Grand Bahama, the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville, Mr. Harcourt Brown, Undersecretary of the Ministry for Grand Bahama encouraged young people to take advantage of this awesome opportunity.
Waltiea Rolle, former WNBA player, was the special guest at the launch. She told the young people to stay focused and never give up on their dreams.
TOP: Patron of the Foundation, Mychal “Sweet Bells” Thompson; BOTTOM LEFT: Brief remarks by Harcourt Brown; BOTTOM RIGHT: Special guest Walteia Rolle. (BIS Photos/Vandyke Hepburn)