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The Future Stars basketball league, presented by SWBC, hosted a clinic at the Davis Scott YMCA, one of five locations to offer the league this season.
Stars guard Heather Butler and Coach Wade led the girls through drills emphasizing the fundamentals of basketball. The league, for girls ages 7 - 12, focuses on the lessons learned through the sport of basketball while also focusing on nutrition and healthy body image.
To learn more about our youth sports programs visit sbgb.org.
Damon, a 5th grade graduate of SAISD's Bowden Elementary takes us on a behind the scenes adventure at his school's new Learn & Play Center. Watch the video here!
As part of the 2014 NBA Finals, the San Antonio Spurs, in partnership with Samsung, State Farm, United Way and Silver & Black Give Back, opened its newest Learn & Play Center at Bowden Elementary School. With the help of past and present Spurs players and coaches, the library at Bowden received floor to ceiling renovations that included the installation of Spurs-themed artwork, new carpet, furniture and book shelves. Additionally, a significant technology donation was made – which included 10 touch-screen desktops computers, 15 tablets, 2 curved TVs, Elmo projectors and a printer.
Together we have the power to empower!
Special edition Spurs boots now on sale
Just in time for the NBA Finals, Spurs fans can now show love for their home team by purchasing a pair of special edition Lucchese Spurs boots. Silver & Black Give Back unveiled the special edition Lucchese Spurs boots for both men and women at the end of May. The exclusive line of Spurs edition boots were created to benefit SBGB youth programs and provide Spurs fans with a Texas-themed wardrobe essential.
Our Spurs have had an amazing season and have claimed their 5th NBA Championship in franchise history!
Celebrate this amazing season and win with Nikco Sports’ limited edition, exclusive basketball! The basketball has a panel saluting their 2014 Championship, a panel honoring their 5 total Championships, and another panel that lists their awards and accomplishments along with the 2014 Playoff results.
This licensed, commemorative basketball is a Limited Edition of only 5,000. Click the image above to place your order.