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2021 Micah Hyde Football Camp
Location: Fostoria, Ohio
Date: June 6th, 2021

Nearly 500 3rd and 4th grade children participated in the annual free football camp held at the Fostoria High School football stadium.

2020 Kick for Kids
Location: Fostoria, Ohio
Date: December 30th, 2020

Santa passed out a new pair of Nikes, a drawstring Imagine bag, and other goodies to 125 children living in subsidized housing.

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2020 Ohio Scholarships
Location: Arcadia, Elmwood, Findlay, Fostoria, Fremont, Hopewell-Loudon, New Riegel, Tiffin Columbian, Van Buren High Schools
Date: May, 2020

10 senior athletes from ten high schools in Northwest Ohio received $1,000 college scholarships.

2019 Lunch Debt Wipeout
Location: Fostoria, Ohio
Date: November 1st, 2019

Imagine paid off all unpaid lunch fees belonging to Fostoria City Schools.

2019 Teacher Grant Content
Location: Findlay, Ohio
Date: December 15th, 2019

Imagine awarded 3 teachers a $1000 grant.

  • Michael Bogdan of Buffalo Academy for Visual & Performing Arts in Buffalo, NY.
  • Denise Sheehe & Sherry Sullivan of Chamberlain Hill Intermediate School in Findlay, OH
  • Becky Soloman of Jacobs Primary School in Findlay, OH.
2019 Micah Hyde Football Camp
Location: Fostoria, Ohio
Date: June 8th, 2019

Micah Hyde’s Annual Football Camp

2018 Teacher Grant Longfellow Elementary
Location: Fostoria, Ohio
Date: December 15th, 2018

3 teachers were awarded a $1000 grant to be used towards their classroom.

  • Chestnut Middle School- Stephanie Vargas (Chestnut Ridge, NY)
  • Longfellow Elementary- Ryan Whipple (Fostoria, OH)
  • Roosevelt E.C.C. #65- Brian Rosintoski (Buffalo, NY)
2018 Micah Hyde Football Camp
Location: Fostoria, Ohio
Date: June 9th, 2018

Micah Hyde’s Annual Football Camp

2017 Kick for Kids
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Date: December 21st, 2017

Provided each student enrolled at Iowa-Maple Elementary School (260 total) with a new pair of Nikes, a backpack and treats.

2017 Micah Hyde Football Camp
Location: Fostoria, Ohio
Date: June 1st, 2017

Micah Hyde’s Annual Football Camp.

  • Free youth football camp for 500 kids
  • Each kid received nike shirt, nike shorts, nike bag, ice pack, water bottle, signed picture
  • NFL guests included: Christian Kirksey, Jayrone Elliott, Casey Hayward, Carl Davis, Micah Hyde

Michigan Events

2018 Dearborn Heights Field Trips
Location: Dearborn Heights, Michigan
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Provided the funds needed for the 2nd grade class at Hillcrest Elementary School to attend several field trips.

New York Events

2019 Thanksgiving Drive
Location: Buffalo, New York
Date: November 27th, 2019

2019 Thanksgiving Drive – Buffalo

2019 Kick for Kids
Location: Buffalo, New York
Date: December  24th, 2019
  • Invited 100 kids to New Era Field to partake in our annual Kicks for Kids Event.
  • Each kid received a new pair of Nikes, a Bills sweater, socks, holiday treats, and autographed pictures by Micah Hyde & teammates.
  • Santa, Mrs. Claus, & the Buffalo Bills were all in attendance.

2019 Teacher Grant Content
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: December 15th, 2019

Imagine awarded 3 teachers a $1000 grant.

  • Michael Bogdan of Buffalo Academy for Visual & Performing Arts in Buffalo, NY.
  • Denise Sheehe & Sherry Sullivan of Chamberlain Hill Intermediate School in Findlay, OH
  • Becky Soloman of Jacobs Primary School in Findlay, OH.
2019 Touchdown for Teachers
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: August 1st, 2019

Imagine donated $5000 to Touchdown for Teachers in Buffalo, NY.

2019 Backpack Drive
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: August 1st, 2019

Imagine donated 200 backpacks full of supplies to Buffalo schools.

2019 Micah Hyde Charity Softball Game
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: June 2nd, 2019

Micah Hyde Charity Softball Game at Sahlen Field in Buffalo, NY

Imagine for Youth raised $40,000 to devote to helping financially challenged kids on and off the field.

 

2018 Teacher Grant - Roosevelt E.C.C.
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: December 15th, 2018

3 teachers were awarded a $1000 grant to be used towards their classroom.

  • Chestnut Middle School- Stephanie Vargas (Chestnut Ridge, NY)
  • Longfellow Elementary- Ryan Whipple (Fostoria, OH)
  • Roosevelt E.C.C. #65- Brian Rosintoski (Buffalo, NY)

 

2018 Kick for Kids
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: December 18th, 2018

Imagine for youth invited 250 inner-city kids to New Era Field for a Christmas Party. Each kid received a new pair of Nikes, an Imagine drawstring bag, and holiday treats, all while having a good time with the Buffalo Bills.

2018 Youth Backpack Drive
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: August 28th, 2018

Imagine founder Micah Hyde was joined by Buffalo Bills teammates Lorenzo Alexander (57), Brandon Reilly (89), Jordan Poyer (21), Mathew Milano (58) and Siran Neal (29) in distributing 150 backpacks to youngsters at the Boys & Girls Club in Buffalo.

Supplies, which were contributed by Eaton Office Supply, provided each of the 150 backpacks with a notebook, folders, box of pencils, pens, crayons, markers, rulers, scissors, glue, pencil pouches and autographed photo of Micah Hyde.

2017 Thanksgiving Party
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: November 1st, 2017
  • Invited 100+ inner city kids to eat Thanksgiving Dinner at New Era Field
  • Put put, balloon artist, DJ, lots of food
  • NFL guests included: Jordan Mathews, Micah Hyde, Kyle Williams, Colt Anderson, Joe Webb

2017 Back to School Bash
Location: Buffalo, NY
Date: August 1st, 2017
  • Norhwest Buffalo Community Center
  • 168 kids received a new backpack full of school supplies and pizza party
  • NFL guests included: Micah Hyde, Jordan Poyer, Marcus Sayles, Kevon Seymour, and B.T. Sanders.

Iowa Events

Derecho Storm
Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Date: August   22nd, 2020

Hosted a neighborhood cookout that raised funds and brought in a large supply of essential items for displaced families residing at the Catherine McAuley shelter. Provided school supplies, educational activities, and toys for the children staying at the shelter. As kids went back to school, Imagine for Youth’s support helped to ensure that students were prepared.

2020 Kick for Kids
Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Date: August   17th, 2020

315 students at Grant Elementary were surprised with new Nike shoes, General Mills cereal, and a backpack of school supplies.

2019 Kick for Kids
Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Date: August   30th, 2019

Provided 250 kids attended Garfield Elementary a new pair of Nikes, school supplies, drawstring Imagine bags, and holiday treats.

2019 Iowa Backpack Drive
Location: Iowa City, Iowa
Date: August   14th, 2019

Imagine for youth donated 140 backpacks to Grant Wood Elementary. Each backpack was stuffed with an ample amount of school supplies.

2018 Backpack Drive
Location: Iowa City, Iowa
Date: September   15th, 2018

IMagINe for Youth provided 144 backpacks stuffed with notebooks, folders, pencils, pens, crayons, highlighters, rulers, erasers, glue, pencil pouches and pencil sharpeners to the students of Kirkwood Elementary School which is part of the Iowa City Community School District in Coralville, Iowa.

The “In” team for the Sept. 15, 2018 event included the United Way of Johnson & Washington counties which helped generate donations, the University of Iowa Department of Intercollegiate Staff & Athletic Administration which covered expenses for the school supplies and Andre and Rachel Dawson who stuffed and distributed all of the backpacks.