GAMECHANGER: Kenneth Harvey Story

$1,205 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 19 people in 22 months
Troy LeBlanc
on behalf of John Russell
 LOGANSPORT, LA
PLEASE WATCH THIS CAMPAIGN VIDEO FIRST


A Personal Note that we want to share with you . . . think about 2000 people from right now!  If 2000 people were to give a 
$25 donation, we would reach our goal of $50,000!
Please Help us Reach Our Goal and BECOME GAMECHANGERS TOO!

THE STORY
On November 13th, 1964, the small town of Logansport, Louisiana, was changed;  never to be the same.  Our local hero and football quarterback, Kenneth Harvey, was injured making a seemingly routine tackle, but forever paralyzed from the brainstem contusion injury.  He would never walk again.

Click here to see more about the story.

Watch this little video we put together including some photos of Kenneth's early years:

Life Time with Kenneth Harvey Video


In 2009, a group of friends, classmates, and coaches honored Kenneth with a celebration of his life and even erected a monument in his honor at the current site of the Tiger football field. Somehow, this still didn't feel like enough.

THE DOCUMENTARY FILM
Plans are underway to film a documentary on the life of Kenneth Harvey.  Not just about Kenneth, but his family, his coaches, his classmates, and yes, his community. This documentary will tell the story of a man who grew up in a small town home in Bethel, the son of a couple who endured enough pain and heartbreak that most of us cannot fathom.

It is our prayer that you will find it in your heart to contribute to see this documentary come to fruition.  A Kenneth Harvey Special Needs Trust Fund has been set up for supplement benefits needed by Kenneth.  In addition, through the leadership of Ben Freeman and the support of an Advisory Planning Team, made up of friends and classmates, GAMECHANGER: The Kenneth Harvey Story, L.L.C. has been established to receive contributions for making the documentary.

GOAL
This is a story that needs to be told, and it needs to be told in Kenneth's lifetime.  Director, Troy LeBlanc, from San Antonio, has been working for more than a year on background material and interviews.  It will take contributions to produce and market the documentary, around $50,000.00.

INCENTIVES FOR SUPPORT
Here are some incentives to support the Documentary:

Level 1
$25 USD
​Computer Desktop Theme of the Marquis Poster
Marquis Poster of Documentary

Level 2
$50 USD
Computer Desktop Theme
​Autographed Marquis Poster of Documentary

Level 3
$100 USD
Computer Desktop Theme
​Autographed Marquis Poster of Documentary
T-Shirt of Documentary

Level 4
$500 USD
Computer Desktop Theme
​Autographed Marquis Poster of Documentary
T-Shirt of Documentary
Copy of DVD of Documentary  when released

Level 5
$1000-$5000 USD
+ Above
*Invitation to be an extra in the Documentary
 during the football stadium filming and join the "That's A Wrap Party." 

Level 6
$10000+ USD
+ Above
* Dinner Event with Kenneth Harvey before the
"Premier After Party."

*ALSO, TWO TICKETS to the PREMIER OF THE DOCUMENTARY!!!

Travel and lodging is not included​, but there are accommodations in and near Logansport, LA.

We want to thank you so very much for being a part of this!  We look forward to seeing you! 

CATCH THE VISION
Check out the Short Film we produced in 2015.

BECOME A FAN
Sign up at the website:  I want to become a fan!
Once you have subscribed you will have access to behind the scene videos of the making of GAMECHANGER:  The Kenneth Harvey Story, Photos, documentary film updates, special downloads, news articles (radio, television, and print), and more. 

LOGANSPORT, LA
A nice southern town in Louisiana.  Right off the Sabine River with great restaurants and fine people. 
Click here to learn more about Logansport, LA.  A great place to visit and some great southern cooking!

VISIT THE WEBSITE
To support the documentary, please see the following:
      www. gamechangerthekennethharveystory.com
+ Read More
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.

$1,205 of $50,000 goal

Raised by 19 people in 22 months
Created April 21, 2016
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.
or
Or, use your email…
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.