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Chicago, IL, March 25th, 2024 In an exciting collaboration aimed at making a positive impact in underserved baseball communities, The Marcus Nettles Project and Rise to Greatness have teamed up to bring much-needed resources and support to aspiring young athletes.  The Marcus Nettles Project, known for its dedication to promoting youth sports and fostering community development, has partnered with R2G, a trailblazer in providing access to sports education and equipment for underprivileged youth.  Together, these two organizations are combining their expertise and resources to create a powerful alliance that will benefit young baseball players in need. 

Through this partnership, The Marcus Nettles Project and Rise to Greatness will work hand in hand to provide no cost invite only player combines, equipment donations, and access to training facilities for underserved communities across the country. By leveraging their collective strengths and networks, the two organizations aim to empower young athletes, promote inclusivity in sports, and created opportunities for growth and success.  

"We are thrilled to partner with Rise to Greatness to expand our reach and impact in underserved baseball communities," said Marcus Nettles, Founder of The Marcus Nettles Project.  "Together we can make a real difference in the lives of young athletes who may not have had access to these opportunities otherwise." Jennifer Ford, Executive Director of Rise to Greatness, echoed this sentiment, stating, "By joining forces with The Marcus Nettles Project, we can amplify our efforts and reach even more young people who can benefit from our programs.  This partnership is a testament to the power of collaboration and community support." 

The partnership between The Marcus Nettles Project and Rise to Greatness represents a significant step forward in their shared mission to level the playing field for all young athletes, regardless of their background or circumstances.  Together, they are paving the way for a brighter future for underserved baseball communities and inspiring the next generation of sports leaders.


Contact Information:

Marcus Nettles

Founder, The Marcus Nettles Project

Jennifer Ford

Executive Director, Rise to Greatness Foundation

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