May 16, 2019, Chicago, IL. Under Armour, the JR NBA during the annual conference awarded Mike Simmel and the Bounce Out the Stigma Program with the 2019 Youth Program of the Year.
Our Founder Mike Simmel is no stranger to childhood adversity, diagnosed with epilepsy at the age of two he was placed in Special Ed Gym class because he could not hop, skip, or jump. He understands firsthand the stigma that comes with childhood medical issues. Detailed in his book Mighty Mike Bounces Back, he turned [...]
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