Sam Shapiro, President and Co-Founder of Sprint to Cite Soleil, is a rising junior at Wake Forest University. This month, Wake Forest’s men’s basketball team hired Steve Forbes. Sam and the Sprint to Cite Soleil family would like to congratulate Coach Forbes on his new position and wish him the best of luck. Go Deacs!
Yesterday was the 10th anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti. Sprint to Cite Soleil brought kids to the memorial to remember the lives lost during this natural disaster. We will never forget. We will always have hope. Gen Espwa!🇭🇹
This is Luxieux Dieuvens, the captain of the Sprint to Cite Soleil team. On Sunday he received the Julie Gainsley Team Player Award given in honor of our amazing friend Julie Gainsley! Luxieux exemplifies selfless play and commitment and dedication to his team. Thank you Julie for your continuous support for kids in Haiti! Gen Espwa!
Sprint is back in Cite Soleil, Haiti! Today Sprint visited the local library we are supporting, brought PABs Packs to a hospital in Cite Soleil and hung out at our community court. Sprint also made a guest appearance at Radio Boukman (a local Haitan radio station) where Sprint’s director Sadrack and Sprint’s president Sam were interviewed about the program. Additionally, Sprint had successful meetings with Sasha from E-Power and Alph from Federation of Haitian Basketball, discussing how we can better work with Haiti and the future of basketball development. What a day! Look out for photo’s, videos and more throughout this week. Please share and gen espwa (have hope)! 🇭🇹