Coaches Challenge for football will run through Nov. 30th. Please report new coaches challenge recruits by Nov. 10 here. The comments below give you an idea how some programs are utilizing the Coaches' Challenge.
We have had lots of radio announcements and also a Wing Night to help recruit.
We have partnered with DeWitt football coach to do PSAs during games
We have challenged our Board to recruit two new mentors each.
We have distributed the flyer, and followed up via email and phone, to the football coaches at our local private college.
We have worked with the program to recruit & train mentors who are participating in our program because of this challenge.
Our coach is supportive of it and helps by asking his athletes to volunteer
Did a fundraiser pre-football game meal and had mentors and students recognized at half -time on the field.
We have created partnership with Lincoln and Drake communities to provide awareness of the benefits of mentoring youth.