I am a former professional lacrosse Player, and college lacrosse and football standout. I share my struggles with addiction and how I overcame them. My story is a brutally honest look at the horrors of addiction and how it can affect even the most promising of our youth. Finally it is a story of hope and how to overcome any obstacle. I now travel to colleges, universities, high schools, and businesses. To show how each day can be filled with love, happiness and the joy of giving. The profound changes that occured in my life saved me from several near death experiences. My story proves miracles are possible.That anyone can do anything if they never give up.
Price Range: $400 to 2,000 dollars
Gig Length: 45 - 90 minutes
What to Expect
A gripping tale of how substance abuse can affect the most promising of our youth.
I am a former two sport standout athlete in both football and lacrosse. I was an All-County performer in both and starred in both sports at the collegiate level. As well as becoming a member of the Rochester Greywolves professional lacrosse team. Through it all I struggled with substance abuse, eventually landing me in Prison for My Second DWI. My substance abuse finally left me homeless and panhandling in the streets of Syracuse. I now travel to High Schools, Colleges, and other youth organizations and share my story of addiction, and how I recovered. My story shows us all that miracles are possible. That there is nothing in this world that cannot be conquered by the human spirit. Most of all my message is to love and believe in yourself and to never ever give up on yourself.
Additional Booking Notes
Sound, microphone, video recording equipment, adequate seating.
|Rebecca Quarantillo||Event Coordinator|
Influences & Inspiration
Chris Herren former NBA basketball player who also struggled with substance abuse.
Sound & video equipment. Adequate seating.
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