YouthNoise Play City is a nonprofit campaign that promotes using sports for social change. Last Friday, they launched a nation-wide writing contest called “Play It Forward” that asks entrants to submit stories and photos of the coaches who have made a positive impact on their lives. Prizes are available for both writers and the nominated coaches.
Do you have a coach who has made a positive impact on your life? Enter the contest!
“Play It Forward” runs from August 21 until September 21, 2009.
Contest is open to any US resident age 13 or older.
Top 3 nominated coaches will be flown to Washington, D.C. to be awarded as “Coach of the Year” at the national Up2Us Coach Appreciation Week conference.
Prize includes round-trip airfare, hotel accommodations, food and conference registration.
Approximate Retail Value: $850 each.
Three first-place writers will win $250 Eurosport gift cards, and three second-place writers will win $100 Eurosport gift cards.
Check out the contest site at http://www.youthnoise.com/playcity/playitforward/!