SOUTHSIDE SKATEPARK TO RECEIVE $10,000 GRANT FROM THE SHECKLER FOUNDATION
The Sheckler Foundation Skateboard Demo and tour to honor Southside Skatepark as the latest Be the Change Recipient.
WHEN: Saturday, November 9th 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
WHERE: Southside Skatepark 510 Iowa Rd South Houston, TX 77587
Ryan and the Sheckler Foundation will celebrate Southside Skatepark’s $10k grant with a skateboard demo featuring pros Ryan Sheckler, David Reyes, Fabrizio Santos and Oscar Loreto Jr. Southside Skatepark will use its grant to give 50 scholarships to kids wanting to attend its skate camp, teaching perseverance, self-reliance, exposure to cultures outside their own and to never, ever give up.
Since 2008, Ryan and the Sheckler Foundation have raised more than one million dollars to benefit the lives of injured sports athletes and children in need. The Sheckler foundation was started to help empower others to “Be the Change” they wish to see in the world. This year, the Sheckler Foundation is granting ten, $10K donations to charities across the U.S. and conducting a ten-city tour in 2019.