The Magic City Housing Development Corporation (MCHDC) in partnership with Gene Jelks is hosting the “1st Annual Youth Football Camp” for public housing children from ages 7 – 18. The event is held Saturday, July 12, at 9:00 a.m. It will take place at the Legion Field Stadium, 400 Graymont Ave W, Birmingham, AL 35204. Registration is required. Participants must be a HABD Public Housing resident. Food and transportation are provided to all the HABD camp participants.
A V.I.P. meet and greet reception Phoenix Rising – “Live Above Your Circumstances and Keep Moving Forward” will be held Friday, July 11, at the Legion Field Skybox at 6 p.m. For information, please contact Gene Jelks at 404-953-1246. Attendance is by invitation only.
The Magic City Housing Development Corporation (MCHDC) is a subsidiary corporation under the Housing Authority of the Birmingham District (HABD) that provides decent and affordable housing for low and moderate-income persons. The MCHDC, in collaboration with Gene Jelks, former University of Alabama All-Star NFL & CFL works with youth across the country through his annual football camps and outreach ministry.This training camp will provide sports education through football drills and mentoring, build character, opportunity, and prepare youth for life and career choices. It will also support a spirit of overcoming obstacles, perseverance and recovery from setbacks.
If you need additional information about this event, please call 205-521-0623.