Berkeley College Men’s Basketball Team Group Shares Passion for Athletics with Children and Young Adults

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2017
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

BERKELEY COLLEGE MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM GROUP
SHARES PASSION FOR ATHLETICS WITH
CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS

Photo Caption: Players and coaching staff from the Berkeley College Men’s Basketball team collaborated with Kids Enjoy Exercise Now (KEEN) New York to share their love of athletics with children and young adults with disabilities as part of their community service efforts. KEEN’s New York affiliate pairs volunteers with children to participate in arts and sports recreational opportunities. On December 10, 2017, the Berkeley Knights players and coaches joined children for non-competitive basketball activities as part of an indoor program at Public School 15 in Brooklyn, NY.

For the past three consecutive seasons the Berkeley College Men’s Basketball team earned the top title as the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Division II National Champions. The team’s record thus far this season is 8-1. Click here to view the team’s entire game schedule.

Pictured above with players and coaches from the Berkeley Knights are volunteers from KEEN and New York Cares, two nonprofit organizations that mobilize volunteers to help disadvantaged New Yorkers.

- End -

To view a high-resolution version of the above photo, click here.

 

Recent Releases

Mar 15, 2019 1:31:00 PM

Women of Influence to Share Insights at Ninth Annual Berkeley College Women's Leadership Panel

Distinguished women leaders will join a panel at Berkeley College.
Mar 13, 2019 8:57:00 AM

Berkeley College Students and Alumni Discuss Varied Legal Career Paths with Panel of Attorneys and a Former Judge

Practicing attorneys and a former judge took center stage at Berkeley College to inform students about their real-life ...
Mar 12, 2019 10:17:00 AM

Berkeley College Supports HTCNJ on Medical Mission in Ecuador

A team of students, alumni and faculty from the Berkeley College School of Health Studies continue to make a positive impact in ...