On October 25, 2019, Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Taylor Jenkins announced his “Coach Jenkins’ Assists for Education” Program for the 2019-20 season. Through the program, Coach Jenkins has pledged to donate $10 per Grizzlies assist throughout the 2019-20 regular season to reach his goal of providing $20,000 of support for students in Shelby County Schools.
One main objective of the program will be to provide everyday necessities such as clothing, school supplies, socks, etc. to students in the greater Memphis area. Additionally, Coach Jenkins is encouraging Grizzlies fans and the greater community to join him in support of local students through donations, volunteering, and an overall commitment to youth and education in Shelby County.
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