Jul 14, 2016


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Louisville, KY (June 13, 2016) – More than 60 boys and girls are participating in the first 2016 Robbie Valentine Summer Basketball Camp that kicked off at KFC Yum! Center this week. As part of the KFC Yum! Center and AEG Facilities’ deep commitment to community outreach initiatives, the arena is providing the resources for 33 inner-city children from Metro Parks to attend the camp and learn basketball basics and invaluable lessons in teamwork, self-confidence and being gracious in victory and loss. The KFC Yum! Center will continue providing the resources for dozens of additional inner-city youth to participate in the upcoming Robbie Valentine Summer Basketball Camps throughout the summer.
In addition to this week’s camp, there will be two more sessions throughout June and July. Parents can register their children for any of the upcoming sessions by visiting www.kfcyumcenter.com.
During the camps, there will be instruction from experienced coaching staff including Robbie Valentine and Milt Wagner from the University of Louisville 1986 Championship Men’s Basketball Team, Joe Estes of Loyola University Chicago, Brooke Valentine from Bellarmine University and Aaron Valentine from Indiana University Southeast with special guest appearances throughout the week.

WHO: Boys and Girls Ages 6-16

WHEN: June 13-16
June 27-30
July 18-21
TIME: 9AM-3PMDrop off will begin at 8AM

WHERE: KFC Yum! Center
1 Arena Plaza, Louisville, KY 40202

COST: $160 per camper

“AEG Facilities and the KFC Yum! Center are always seeking opportunities to invest in our community,” said Dennis Petrullo, KFC Yum! Center General Manager. “We are excited to provide a fun way to teach athletic skills and life lessons while providing confidence building opportunities to the campers involved in this program.”
For more information and a complete list of camp details, please visit www.kfcyumcenter.com.