NAAAA Watkins Award      L3's  2013 Watkins Award                   Finalist Dinner 

The Franklin D. Watkins Memorial Award. The award is presented each year to the nation's top African American male high school scholar athlete.


The National Allance of African American Athletes was founded in 1989. The vision of The Alliance is to be the preeminent organization helping youth achieve academic excellence and reach their highest potential. The mission of The Alliance is to uplift and mentor youth, focusing on African American males, through programs that prepare students for college; leveraging athletes as catalysts to inspire leadership, while recognizing and rewarding academic, athletic, and community excellence. 

The Leon McQuay Help Me Get There Foundation Inc. is here to help at risk student athletes qualify for college entrance through academic counseling and intervention, financial assistance, and physical training and nutrition. We feel with the help of our mentors, sponsors and donations we can enhance the possibility of at risk student athletes chances of being successful and prosperous citizens. 


Mentoring

is one of the focal points of the LMHMGTF

Our players receive elite training for mind, body and spirit. .

Official Tampa Chapter of the National Alliance of African American Athletes - presenters of the "Watkins Award" for  scholar athletes.

Leon McQuat III

​Doing it big at USC.

Meet Our kids

2 Time National 7 on 7 Champions - 2013 & 2012

With the help of our mentors, sponsors and donations we can enhance the possibility of at risk student athletes chances of being successful and prosperous citizens.,.

To provide under privileged student/athletes with (a) complete sports and financial assistance program. The Leon McQuay Help Me Get There Foundation Inc. offers participants from middle to high school positive team building and high level sports program experiences along with the opportunity of individual academic and athletic achievement.  

Our Mission

7 on 7 All-Americans

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Reaching Out

Help us to work with members in our community and make a difference

The mission of The Leon McQuay Help Me Get There Foundation is to help at risk student athletes qualify for college entrance through academic counseling, financial assistance, mental and physical readiness.  

ACADEMICS

COMMUNITY

ATHLETICS

Official Tampa Chapter of the National Alliance of African American Athletes - presenters of the "Watkins Award" for  scholar athletes.