2013 “Principles To Live By” Gala

“This Youth Program Gets an A PLUS”

2012 “Principles To Live By” Gala

High School Boys Basketball Tryouts

Recent News & Announcements 

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KJR: Wade Davis on A PLUS

Posted by on Oct 7, 2013 in News and Events | 0 comments

Hear Wade Davis speak on KJR about the A PLUS Youth Program and about being a gay athlete.

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“This Youth Program Gets an A Plus”

Posted by on Aug 1, 2013 in News and Events | 0 comments

  Author’s Note: Syrus Penor is entering Bellarmine as a 9th grader this fall. Throughout my life, the choice that I am most proud of is participating in a program called A PLUS Youth Program. A PLUS stands for Academic, Preparation, Leadership, Unity and Sports. A PLUS mentors and helps student athletes who are passionate about basketball. They make sure that the focus first is on academics and then basketball. Their motto is “Student First. Athlete Second.” Because of this program, I have become a better student, a...

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Media: 2012 “Principles to Live By” Gala

Posted by on Oct 19, 2012 in News and Events | 0 comments

 Former Los Angeles Lakers great Magic Johnson greets children at the door at Herban Feast in Seattle where a group, including Chris Hansen and Steve Ballmer, gathered to support the A Plus Youth Program on Oct. 15, 2012.                                                                                                                                                     ...

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KUBE 93.3 Interviews A PLUS

Posted by on Oct 10, 2012 in News and Events | 0 comments

DJ Super Sam of KUBE 93.3 recently interviewed representatives from A PLUS Youth Program. Take a listen as Tavio Hobson, Joy Hollingsworth, and Jordan Wheeler talk about  how powerful the program has been in increasing students’ devotion to academics, how incredibly rewarding it is for staff members to work with such intelligent and talented student athletes, what opportunities there are to get  involved with A PLUS Youth Program, and...

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2012 “Principles To Live By” Gala

Posted by on Sep 18, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The A PLUS Youth Program 1st Annual Principles To Live By Gala is an annual dinner fundraiser in efforts to support the student-athletes we serve. We hope that you will join us this year to provide our members with the financial support that will not only impact their education but as the future leaders in our community. 2012 “Principles To Live By” Gala

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2012-2013 Open House & Basketball Tryouts

Posted by on Sep 4, 2012 in News and Events | 0 comments

The A PLUS Youth Program Open House & Basketball Tryouts will be held on September 10th-14th. Tryout opportunities are everyday Monday-Friday. Prospective Parents/Guardians and members are required to attend at least ONE session of tryouts and Open...

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New Hire– Shea Robinson, Lead High School Life Coach

Posted by on Aug 13, 2012 in News and Events | 0 comments

It is with great happiness and encouragement that we are announcing the hire of Shea Robinson to the newly created position of A PLUS Lead HS Life Coach.  This position will be responsible for HS members’ academic management,  graduation plans, college counseling, and basketball coaching.  Shea coached with A PLUS for its first two years at the 4th and 5th grade level. He has coached competitive basketball over 10 years including high school basketball for Seattle Prep, Nathan Hale, and Lakeside. We at A PLUS are extremely grateful...

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A PLUS is hiring!

Posted by on Aug 11, 2012 in News and Events | 0 comments

A PLUS Youth Program is currently hiring for the positions of Life Coach, Associate Basketball Coach, and Team Academic Coach. Please click the “Careers Page” link below to see all current job openings and their descriptions. Careers Page

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New Hire– Catherine Wehage, Deputy Director

Posted by on Aug 6, 2012 in News and Events | 0 comments

A PLUS is happy to announce Catherine Wehage to the new position of Deputy Director. Catherine will transition to this role starting September 1, 2012. This position will be primarily responsible to support the Executive Director in the implementation of A PLUS’s strategic plans and policies as well as board development.   Catherine is currently the Research, Grants, and Administrative Coordinator. She has been with A PLUS for two and a half years after starting as an intern. Throughout these last few years, Catherine has been involved in...

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