Basketball Teams Participate in Anti-Bullying Event at Fountain Hill Elementary
BETHLEHEM, Pa. --- The Moravian College basketball teams participated in a Dream and Believe Anti-Bullying Event at Fountain Hill Elementary School in Bethlehem Friday morning.
This event was a joint effort between various community agencies including Cops 'n' Kids; Leading Edge Martial Arts, which is providing specialty work in self-discipline; Alonzo Gross, an award winning dancer, writer, poet and music producer; Gloria Domina, founder of Women In Art in PA, a Grammy winning producer and an advocate against bullying; Jill Dunn from Pennsylvania Youth Theater, who has trained the Moravian basketball teams to facilitate drama workshops to develop self-esteem and dreams for the future.
In addition to the event in the gymnasium to work with the staff from Leading Edge Martial Arts, the Moravian student-athletes went into classrooms to work with the students on reading.
This is third of three Cops 'n' Kids programs the Greyhounds are participating in this week. Recently, Cops 'n' Kids donated its 500,000 free book in the Lehigh Valley.
Click here for a photo gallery of the program.