Accomplishments


2015-2016

  • Quiet Storm Youth Advisory Council applied for the City of Las Vegas Youth Neighborhood Association Partnership Program Grant and were awarded $1,000
  • Developed partnership with Orlando Magic to facilitate 7th Annual C.J. Watson Black History Oratorical Contest and Student Luncheon
  • Quiet Storm Foundation identified four Orange County Public Schools to participate in their 7th Annual C.J. Watson Grades Program
  • Developed partnership with Palazzo and Venetian Hotel & Casino (Sands Cares Foundation)
  • Quiet Storm Foundation received $10,000 from Sands Cares Foundation for scholarship program
  • Quiet Storm Youth Advisory Council developed a partnership with The Gay & Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada
  • Quiet Storm Youth Advisory Council established fundraising partnership with Mad Genius Online Streaming Radio
  • Quiet Storm Foundation sponsored the 2015 Back to School Extravaganza and served over 500 Clark County School District students at the Paradise Elementary School and Jackie Gaughan Boys and Girls Club
  • Quiet Storm Foundation partnered with DDS Labs/ Fierce Mouth guards for program equipment for Out of School Program

    2013-2015

  • Quiet Storm Foundation and community sponsors successfully developed the Annual Hoops for Hope Basketball Camp and Parent Workshop at the Doolittle Community Center
  • Quiet Storm Youth Advisory Council increased membership by sixty percent
  • Quiet Storm Foundation increased volunteer engagement by twenty percent
  • Quiet Storm Foundation Out- of School Program established partnership with Clark County School District West Preparatory Institute at Charles I West Hall to facilitate the Out of School Program on Saturdays
  • Quiet Storm Foundation raised over eight thousand dollars for the scholarship program during the Annual Charity Poker Tournament at South Point Casino & Hotel
  • Quiet Storm Youth Advisory Council applied for the City of Las Vegas Youth Neighborhood Association Partnership Program Grant and were awarded $1,000 consecutively
  • Quiet Storm Youth Advisory Council sustained their partnership with the Las Vegas- Clark County Library District consecutively to facilitate their annual Young Outspoken Voice Poetry Slam Competition
  • Through a partnership with South Point Hotel and Casino and Regal Cinemas (When the Game Stands Tall), Quiet Storm Foundation raised over $5,000 supported the scholarship funds.
  • Partnered with various Indianapolis community- businesses and public schools to support programs through the Quiet Storm Foundation
  • Quiet Storm Foundation identified four Indianapolis Public Schools to participate in their 5th and 6th Annual C.J Watson Grades Program
  • Developed partnership with Indiana Pacers the 5th and 6th Annual C.J Watson Black History Oratorical Contest and Student Luncheon
  • Quiet Storm Foundation received a generous donation of $10,000 from Indiana Pacers
  • Quiet Storm Foundation partnered with other businesses to help promote and supply program material for Out of School: Kind Snacks, Power Jump Ropes, Spray ground
  • Backpacks, Stance Socks, Power Balance, Blenders eyewear, VitaCoco, Body Armor, Alkazone, Lace Clips, Nintendo, JustInTyme Balls
  • Quiet Storm Foundation partnered with Mitscoots socks company in a community sock drive at the Las Vegas Rescue Mission

    2012-2013

  • Quiet Storm Foundation partnered with Power Balance, TOMs Shoes and Eyewear, and Vitacoco for program supplies for the Out of School Program
  • Loyal fans created Bench Mob in support of QSF
  • 2002-2011

  • Restored educational resources for Sumner Math and Science Academy after a water mane burst; interrupting their educational program by collaborating community sponsorships in donating a new Computer Lab and commemorating the Quiet Storm Foundation as a technological resource to enhance the student’s educational experience.
  • Supported 2496 Students in the Chicago Community
  • Distributed over 1500 Backpacks to students in the Las Vegas Community
  • Began the Community Back to School Extravaganza. The program has provided backpacks, school supplies, parent resources and a day of fun coupled with academic success motivation over 1000 students and their families with the support of approximately 60 Volunteers and 6 Sponsorships.
  • Began the C.J. Watson’s Black History Essay Contest; since inception the QSF has had over 6000 participants, 30 Winners (who were awarded with a Recognition Luncheon, Presented with Certificates of Achievement, Gift Bag with Incentives from Local Sponsors, Airfare for Winner and 1 Parent, Meet and Greet with C.J. Watson and Tickets to an NBA Game) and sponsored 12 schools in various states such as Las Vegas, NV, Oakland, CA, Chicago, IL and Indianapolis, IN.
  • Implemented the Youth Advisory Council. Creating a platform for youth to develop leadership skills, life skills, community involvement and academic excellence.
  • Created Hoops for Hope; since inception the committee has served 2600 kids and 866 parents in the Las Vegas Community with the support of 2340 Volunteers, Public Officials, Media and 14 Sponsorships.
  • Developed and Implemented a Parental Workshop with the primary focus of encouraging and motivating parents to provide positive parenting to their children. This has become an Annual event that has supported over 866 parents in the Las Vegas Community.