Athletes in Action (AiA), a non-profit organisation dedicated to empowering young athletes in St. Vincent and the Grenadines has announced a strategic partnership with Venture Sports USA. The recently signed memorandum of understanding signifies a commitment to help student-athletes reach their full potential and secure athletic scholarships in the United States.
The partnership outlines several key initiatives that aim to support the dreams of student-athletes in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
Under this partnership AiA will identify any interested athletes and connect them to Nexus Global Party L.L.C. trading as Venture Sports USA.
Venture Sports USA, will qualify and provide complimentary student scholarship assessments, helping show parents and students what would be possible for them.
Students that Venture Sports USA deem eligible for scholarship placement will receive support from to help connect them with universities in the NCAA, NAIA or NJCAA.
Venture Sports USA will work with AiA to collaborate on future events for educational purposes to help explain to students, parents or team members how American scholarships work and answer any questions.
Both Venture Sports USA and AiA will collaborate with online media efforts and PR campaigns.
Venture Sports USA will connect eligible athletes from AIA WI to college coaches to secure sport scholarships.
A press release said the partnership reflects a shared commitment to championing the aspirations of young athletes in the Caribbean.
It is a vital step toward helping these athletes achieve their dreams and access opportunities for academic and athletic success in the United States, the release further stated.
Shane Cadogan, founder of AiA, said: “We are excited to partner with Venture Sports USA to provide invaluable support and resources to the talented student-athletes of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. This collaboration strengthens our mission to empower the next generation of athletes, and we look forward to achieving great things together.”
As two organisations dedicated to making a difference, AiA and Venture Sports USA are poised to transform the lives of young athletes in SVG the release further stated.
“Through this partnership, they aim to unlock new possibilities and create a brighter future for the sports stars of tomorrow.
The first event under the partnership is a corporate mixer on Dec. 15 at Grenadine House, followed by a fundraising football event on Dec. 16 at the Arnos Vale 2 Playing Field featuring 3+ USA based professional footballers.
A church service will round out “Action Brings Change” (ABC) weekend at Highpoint Church on Dec. 17.