NBA Players to pay a visit to Jamaica

MIRAMAR – Mimai Heat’s Udonis Haslem and former player Walter “Wali” Jones will be guest coaches at the Shoot For The Stars Basketballology Camp August 8, 2009 at Buckfield Courts in Ocho Rios Jamaica.

Haslem and Jones will be visiting Jamaica on behalf of Tournament of Champions, INC a Jamaican owned sports management company headquartered in Miramar, Florida by Wesley Frater. They will visit and make athletic and educational donation to Windsor Girls Foster Home in Ocho Rios.

Foster home girls will have a chance to hear from leading hairstylist and makeup expert Daun Ferguson ( & on August 7th 10:00 AM-12:00 Noon.

They will also visit Bethany Primary School to start talks of a Enid May Frater Foundation to benefit the school’s computer room and nursing classes from 1:00-3:00pm.

According to Frater, “we are utilizing basketball as a means to assist mankind. Gifts to be donated will be for everyday living of a human and not just sporting equipment. This is my way of offering my assistance to Jamaica’s efforts as a destination for sporting events. We host and own many major sporting events here in Florida. Our US contacts confirm that fact that the world LOVES Jamaica and would love to travel to Jamaica for international sporting events. These events should and will assist Jamaica’s most Natural , National Resource…”OUR YOUTH”.

This years trip will include tons of educational items including reading books and school book bags, school folders, pencils, toothpaste, children clothes and shoes, t-shirts, soccer balls, basketballs and the sorts. Our thanks to the new Jamaica Basketball Association and its board. We have informed President Ajani Williams and Paulton Gordon that we will offer all our help to make Jamaica a basketball power internationally. Special thanks to Malta (D&G), Island Rental Car, and the tireless efforts of Sandals Resorts, its employees and ownership for making a difference in Jamaica’s youth through The Sandals Foundation. Sandals objective is not for us to fill hotel rooms however good that would be, but for the assistance we can offer their foundation efforts.

“I am very proud of Sandals for their initiative, aggressiveness and sticktuity…. Our efforts at Bethany Primary is personal as it is MY HOME and my late mother would have it no other way but for me to give” says Wesley Frater, President Tournament of Champions, INC.

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