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Sheckler Foundation Unveils Latest Set of Finalists for Its "Be the Change" Initiative


Today, the Sheckler Foundation is proud to announce the top four
finalists for its most recent "Be the Change" initiative to help action
sports athletes and children in need. Help Tanner Compete Again, Just
Like Me Foundation, Life Rolls On and Team Parker for Life have been
selected as the finalists among various entries submitted from
organizations and individuals across the country. The finalist with the
most votes by Wednesday, July 31, 2018, will receive support and a
$10,000 financial grant from the Sheckler Foundation to help make its
vision a reality. Meet the top four finalists, watch the videos and cast
your vote here:

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Top-to-bottom, Left-to-right: Help Tanner Compete Again, Just Like Me Foundation, Life Rolls On and  ...

Top-to-bottom, Left-to-right: Help Tanner Compete Again, Just Like Me Foundation, Life Rolls On and Team Parker for Life (Graphic: Business Wire)

The latest top four "Be the Change" finalists, include:

  • Help Tanner Compete Again – Four months ago, 19-year-old Tanner
    Cislaw suffered a spinal cord injury after a rock climbing accident.
    Help Tanner get the adaptive sports equipment needed to become a
    competitive athlete once again.
  • Just Like Me Foundation – Just Like Me Foundation is a
    non-profit 501(c)3 organization that is dedicated to enriching the
    lives of children, teens and young adults with special needs through
    year-round activities and events.
  • Life Rolls On – Life Rolls On is all about supporting the
    youth with disabilities in communities around the country. Our
    signature quality of life program is called They Will Skate Again.
  • Team Parker for Life – Helping our brave heroes in their fight
    against cancer! TPFL's "Hero 4 Life" program supports families with a
    child fighting cancer with special packages, gifts and financial
    assistance for rent/mortgage, medical bills, groceries and gas.

The Sheckler Foundation is dedicated to the mission of educating,
equipping and empowering its community to "Be the Change" and has helped
numerous causes and individuals over the years, to include: A.skate
, The
Port Gamble S'Klallam
, Peach's
Neet Feet
, Ashley
Wade Foundation
, Hope
for Carter
, Gamerosity,
Andrew Hale's Road to Recovery, Coping
Mechanism-Parisite DIY Skatepark
, Talk
About Curing Autism (TACA)
, Adventure
, Books and Boards and Team
Lilly Foundation

The voting process closes on July 31, 2018, and the "Be the Change"
recipient will be announced on the following day, August 1, 2018. For
additional information and to cast your vote, visit
and follow @ShecklerFoundation on Instagram,
and LinkedIn.

About the Sheckler Foundation:

Founded in 2008, the Sheckler Foundation was created as an avenue for
Ryan Sheckler, his family, friends and business associates to give back
to the community and industry that they are so grateful for. Fueled by
the desire to contribute to the many causes that directly benefit and
enrich the lives of children and injured action sports athletes, The
Sheckler Foundation will produce fundraising events, passion projects
and web-based initiatives to raise capital and awareness. Our ultimate
goal is to empower our community to "Be the Change!"

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