Program Overview

Program Overview

Although a different emphasis and approach may be used from year to year in order to facilitate the foundation’s goals, the continued objectives are the following:

  • T.A.C.K.L.E: The programmatic focus of the T.A.C.K.L.E. Foundation is to inspire leadership by educational performance and to provide the essential and practical tools needed to complete a healthy transformation from childhood into a productive adulthood.  KLF provides:
    • Academic scholarships for rising college freshmen
    • Backpacks and school supplies 
    • Teacher’s Wish List for classrooms of Title 1 schools
  • Sickle Cell Resources: Supports individuals and families affected by Sickle Cell Anemia by:
    • Educating about screening, risks, treatment and cures for SCD (sickle cell disease)
    • Assisting with financial support
    • Providing gift cards, holiday meals, and gifts
    • Partnering with Be The Match to host bone marrow drives