NFL Star Kam Chancellor Returns to Norfolk for Annual Charity Weekend

I am excited about the continued growth of Kam Cares Foundation and our contributions to youth in Hampton Roads.

Kam Cares Foundation — founded by Kam Chancellor of the Seattle Seahawks — will present Bam Bam’s Spring Jam 2017 — May 26 and 27 in Norfolk, Va. This community event, featuring Chancellor and several recognizable names from the NFL and NBA, along with local media personalities, serves as the foundation’s largest fundraising event of the year to support its mission to equip children from underserved communities in the Hampton Roads and Seattle areas with educational, health, and wellness tools and resources to improve academic outcomes.

The weekend will kick off with an Awards Gala on Friday, May 26 — hosted by Bruce Rader of WAVY-TV 10 and Dale Murray of 95.7 R&B — at Norfolk’s new hotspot, The Main. In addition to live music by The Fuzz Band and raffle prizes, the Gala will feature the inaugural Community MVP Awards ceremony, where local leaders and philanthropists will be recognized for their contributions to youth initiatives. Honorees include: Mayor Kenneth Alexander, City of Norfolk; Brandon “Shaggy” Stokes, Z104; Antoine Bethea and Elton Brown, Shutdown Academy; and Michael Caprio and Domonique Sumler, Norfolk Public Schools.

“I am excited about the continued growth of Kam Cares Foundation and our contributions to youth in Hampton Roads, but I also recognize that it takes an entire community to affect real change,” said Kam Chancellor. “These events provide us with an opportunity to encourage local support, while also recognizing the efforts of likeminded community leaders — doing their part to enhance the lives of children who need us most.”

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