Best of the Rest Stars

Summer Basketball and

Life Skills Camp

Mission and Purpose

This is the real NBA Play-off
Heats Burnie and campers receiving a motivational talk before the game competition

BACK TO SCHOOL BASKETBALL Individual Camp and Team Camp  Mission, Purpose and Goals:


       Create champions one child and one student at a time. Develop student-athletes as positive role models. Offer opportunities for exposure and skill development for scholarships. Enhance individual and team  social development through interaction and sport manship like competition. Advocate and promote fair play, sportsmanship and the scholar-athlete ideal. Deter youths from socially and personally destructive behavior.

        Provide group and private basketball training on fundamentals, conditioning, speed agility and various  life skills topics  and issues. like health and nutrition to overcome obesity, speakers on topics about the importance of money management skills.  Develop leadership skills and help to improve and foster cultural differences and to increase racial harmony and world peace using sports competition as a median. Provide and educate teens on current health, wellness,diet and exercise information throughout the year along with community outreach at various high schools, middles schools and recreational facilities. This charitable organization serves the South Florida community which includes areas like Perrine, Richmond Heights, Redlands, Homestead, Coconut Grove and other areas. Children come from everywhere and from the low to moderate income to the middle income community.

NBA Don Casey far left, Susan Summons, Hall of Fame Inductee and Motivational Speaker, Founder of the Best of the Rest Stars, Inc. signing autograph at the New England Hall of Fame Enshrinment Ceremony
Susan Summons, CEO and Founder of the Best of the Rest Stars, Inc.,World Peacebroker and Ambassador for the Institute for International Sports

Board of Directors

Susan Summons, Founder

Chief Executive Officer and  Secretary

Erica Redman, Vice President of Operations and Treasurer

Wali Jones, Vice President of Education Administration


Leon Melbourne, Director of Risk Management and Commissioner

Leonardo Starke, Esq. Legal Counsel

Advisory Board

Jim Hamilton

Cathy Otero

Carmen Torres