Goodwill Community Athlete of the Month - NovemberPosted on: November 28th, 2016
Austin is a senior at Bishop Carroll Catholic HS and participates in cross country, swimming, track and is a girls’ basketball manager. He has lettered in cross country and was a member of the City League champs in 2014 and was a Wendy’s Heisman winner this fall. Austin carries a 3.83 GPA, is a member of the St. Gianna Catholic Health Academy and volunteers for the Lord’s Diner. He plans to attend the University of Kansas and major in human biology.
A PROUD SUPPORTER OF KANSAS COMMUNITIES
Goodwill Industries is proud to support Kansas communities. When you shop and donate at Goodwill, you help educate and employ people with disabilities and other barriers to employment.
As a local nonprofit organization and the presenting sponsor for VYPE Magazine’s Community Athlete of the Month, Goodwill understands the importance of athletics and community involvement in building character and valuable skills that will be used later in life when entering the workforce. Goodwill’s mission, to provide job training and education opportunities to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, is carried out in communities across Kansas. Each month, Goodwill recognizes a student athlete who excels within the community through volunteerism, charitable work and community involvement.
Parents, coaches, principals, teachers, and fans can nominate a student athlete by contacting Mike Cooper at 316-218-3579.