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Education.com Team sports can boost kids' self-esteem, coordination, and general fitness, and help them learn how to work with other kids and adults.But some kids aren't natural athletes and...
Images of Us Sports, the only Wisconsin organization dedicated exclusively to girls and women in sports, announced it has been awarded $18,120 in grants for the 2010 grant cycle.   Thanks...
On behalf of IOU Sports and its Board of Directors, we extend our greetings for a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  Many of our supporters have felt the effects of the current financial...
On November 14, 2009, Images of Us (IOU) Sports invited area organizations to be a part of its gender responsive forum offering girls a safe place to be with other girls and focus on violence...
When Marie Wilson  cocreated Take our Daughters to Work Day© , she showed young girls the unlimited power of their potential in the workforce. The program challenged girls to dream big...
All of our Basketball Combine Camp participants received a gift from Carmex. Thank you Carmex for your generous support and supply of your original, cherry, and strawberry sticks… A girl who...
A Big thank you goes out to the Helen Bader Foundation and the African American Women's Fund Project for their support.  The Girls Basketball Combine Camp at Neighborhood...
Several IOU Sports girls along with over 100 Chicago area girls, participated in the Sky Cares Foundation’s “Learn to Soar” program, one of three workshops for girls 10-16 that...
Saturday, Dec 24 2005, 8:22 pm   By Jesse Wolfersberger: CNJ staff writer Gone are the days of two-handed set shots and 24-19 games. Now is the time of crossovers, gym rats, and the Final Four...
Nike signed 16-year-old American tennis player Alexa Glatch to an endorsement contract. The value is low six figures annually for several years, sources said. Sixteen-year-old Alexa Glatch won her...