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Travis Benjamin and NFL players host youth football camp

BELLE GLADE — NFL wide receiver for the Los Angeles Chargers, Travis Benjamin and other NFL stars present the inaugural Travis Benjamin Youth Football Camp and Backpack Giveaway on Saturday, June 24, at Glades Central High School, 1001 SW Ave M, Belle Glade.

Travis Benjamin and other NFL friends will come together to put on the annual Travis Benjamin Youth Football camp for 200 youth on June 24. During their time at the camp, the campers will have the opportunity to learn firsthand what it takes to be a professional athlete: dedication, education, goal planning, recruitment and more. This action-packed event will include a day of football drills and training for local youth, who will have the opportunity to be coached by professional athletes including Travis Benjamin. Also after the camp 200 kids in grades kindergarten through eighth grade will be given a backpack filled with school supplies, along with a photo signed by Travis and other NFL Stars.

Camp registration will be at 9-9:45 a.m.; Camp will be held at 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Backpack Giveaway check-in will be held at 2:30 p.m.; and Backpack Giveaway will be held at 3-4:30 p.m.

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