Join the Lt. Governor Bethany Hall Long for this FREE sponsored event where Chris Herren a nationally known motivational speaker, former NBA Player will be presenting on his journey through addiction into recovery and his message of hope on October 9, 2019 at Delaware State University. Doors open at 6:00 PM and the event starts promptly at 7:00 Seating is limited.
Attendees are asked to wear Purple in support the Delaware Goes Purple Campaign to reduce the stigma of mental health and substance use disorder .
Chris Herren, a basketball legend from Fall River, Massachusetts, was an All-American, broke scoring records and was recruited by the nation’s top colleges. Herren realized his lifelong dream of playing in the NBA when he was drafted by the Denver Nuggets in 1999 and then traded to his hometown team, the Boston Celtics, before losing his career and almost his family to the disease of addiction.
- Doors open at 6:00 PM
- Vendor will be set up to share information
- Program starts directly at 7:00 PM
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