“True strength comes from your vulnerability. You don’t hide from being vulnerable. That is your greatest source of strength and magic that you have within you.”
On March 21st, creator, Philadelphia legend, and ‘Wizenard’, Kobe Bryant visited PYB MSPP school partner, Andrew Hamilton Elementary School, to surprise and read with PYB student-athletes and Andrew Hamilton students!
PYB staff member, Randy Butler, led a discussion about Kobe’s new children’s book, The
Following the roundtable discussion, the Andrew Hamilton school community joined in for an assembly featuring Kobe, Jeanne Mastriano, Principal Fatima Smith, Kobe’s High School Coach Gregg Downer, and PYB Co-Founder Doug Young. Following a structured discussion, students participated in a Q&A session with Kobe and guests.
“That is what this book is truly about — having compassion and empathy for others.”
A special thank you to Andrew Hamilton Elementary School for hosting the memorable day’s activities. And many thanks to Kobe for working with our student-athletes off the court to help them reach their full potential as students, athletes, and positive leaders!
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