In a time where many of our youth feel their lives have become complicated.   I have made it my personal obligation to help uncomplicated things by taking them “Back to the Basics”.  This campaign is to stress the simplicity and adherence to fundamental principles for life through basketball.

 Back 2 the Basics (B2TB) is a community organization designed to teach young men and women how to thrive for the future, by making good decisions presently. We want them to believe they can have a chance at life. Our core goal is to build solid foundational leaders by channeling community service programs that are effective and address social, cultural, education, and recreational needs. Back 2 the Basics (B2TB) serves as a resource, advocate, expert and provider of quality coaching, mentoring and teaching.

B2TB community basketball team, “Team Dynasty,” learn life lessons through basketball. In the last 2-3 years the team has consisted of young men and women from our community---our city winning (12) 1st Place Chicago Park Districts Championship and (5) 2nd place championships. The team was designed to build character, discipline, respect, and sportsmanship. We stress simplicity and the adherence of fundamental principles for life through basketball.

B2TB is appealing to everyone that holds a burden to help rebuild and restore our community.

It MUST start with us. NO ONE is coming in to save our community or our children—but we as a community can help build a place for these young men and women. Partner with us as we build this community traveling basketball/mentorship program.  The funds will be used to pay for uniforms, traveling expenses, tournaments, gym rentals, and insurance.  Today, we are asking you to help us offset our community team participation costs.  Any help that your company can provide will be greatly appreciated. 

 We are hopeful that you will be able to support us at this time.  If not we would, none-the-less, like to extend our gratitude for the past support you have shown to this community. 

For more information you can visit our website at www.back2thebasic.com

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Brent Johnson 
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