When you think about the game of basketball you are forced to also think about the Celtics! The NBA Celtics has been an organization of champions both on and off the court. The organization has been the launching pad for distinguished young men and great citizens off the court in addition they have won 17 NBA Championships and 21 Conference titles!
It is with this in mind the Georgia Celtics is born. The Georgia Celtics Basketball Club was formed in 2011 by parents and the top coaches in the state of Georgia. It was formed to fill a void in Georgia and metro Atlanta area, for a safe environment for kids to learn the sport of basketball, succeed in academics, grow as individuals and excel in every aspect of life by making the best decisions.
We are strong advocates of education, it is our goal that every member of the Georgia Celtics Basketball program go on to attend college and become outstanding citizens of society and leave a rich legacy for their respective families. The Celtic program will focus on developing the student athlete’s fundamental abilities. The program will teach student athletes’ how to excel as a unit, “A Team” which means unselfish play on offensive and aggressive defense. Student athletes’ will work hard and take personal responsibility both on and off the court.
Our Mission: is to provide a safe environment to teach life-changing skills to kids through the sport of basketball, as wells advocating their success in academics, growth as individuals, acceleration in every aspect of life by teaching them good decision-making skills.
Our Vision: We’re Making champions in Life! Our vision is that we will develop the best student athletes’ in the state of Georgia who will become the best educated citizens both on and off the court. It is our desire that all of players will have the greatest exposure to scouts and will go on to become college graduates with degrees.
Our Motto: We’re not just making Champions in basketball we’re making champions in life! We are governed by a board that is inclusive but not limited to parents, coaches and members of the community. We are a 501(C)3 club, which means that donations and sponsorships are tax-deductible.
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