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Championship NFL YET Football Team Attends No Fly Zone Youth League Football Training Camp

Throughout the month of June more than 15 teams from the Overtown Optimist Club gathered to compete in the Brandon Harris No Fly Zone Youth League 7-on-7 Football Camp at three different parks in Overtown and Liberty City. The free camp, presented by the Houston Texans cornerback, was geared toward giving younger football players an opportunity to compete during the summer and keep the

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Virgil Valdez Receives Guardian Angel Award

The Gwen Cherry Park Foundation recognized Virgil Valdez with the “Guardian Angel Award” for his unfaltering support of the NFL YET Center. Jerry Sawyer, member of the Board of Directors of the Gwen Cherry Park Foundation, introduced Mr. Valdez and spoke of his longtime commitment to the center. He stated that when Mr. Valdez’ mother passed, he urged friends to make donations to the

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