Foyle to host holiday event for charity

February 1, 2012

Adonal Foyle, Director of Player Development for the Orlando Magic and a Platinum NBRPA Member, is hosting his Third Annual Holiday Reception in Orlando on December 15. Entry to the event is just $10 and benefits Foyle’s Kerosene Lamp Foundation.

Details for the event are as follows:

WHO: NBRPA Member Adonal Foyle

WHAT: A holiday reception in downtown Orlando

WHERE: VAIN Rooftop, located at 22 S. Magnolia Street in Orlando

WHEN: Thursday, December 15 from 6 to 10 p.m.

WHY: To benefit Foyle’s Kerosene Lamp Foundation

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Foyle spent 12 seasons in the NBA with Golden State, Orlando and Memphis. He is the Warriors' all-time leading shot blocker with 1,140 blocks. He is also the only player in Warriors history to have more than 3,000 career blocks and more than 1,000 career blocked shots.

The mission of the Kerosene Lamp Foundation (KLF) is to empower youth to grow into healthy and well-educated adults. KLF was founded in 2003 by Adonal Foyle, a native of St. Vincent & the Grenadines and retired NBA player. KLF uses basketball as a bridge to the next generation, promoting education and health awareness, providing free Athletics & Academics camps, mentoring at-risk student-athletes and building/refurbishing basketball courts. To date we have directly reached over 5000 children in the Caribbean and USA. The name "Kerosene Lamp" refers to the lighting used by Adonal to study on an island without electricity, and symbolizes his mission to brighten the futures of today's youth. Kerosene Lamp Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.