A 501(c)3 Nonprofit Corporation PROGRAM INTRODUCTION
Corporate Partners Ora Crossley Dell Trainer/ TAAP Volunteer "There are so many causes that are important to me and my team that I am excited to work for a company that allows me to give back of my time for the betterment of our community.”
TAAP Vision: Titans Academic & Athletic Program, a proactive and progressive holistic educational environment, identifies and addresses the changing developmental and personal needs of young people as well as other high need, disadvantaged groups, empowering transformational change toward sustained self-awareness, self-sufficiency and community participation.
TAAP Mission: Titans Academic & Athletic Program is dedicated to providing all youth, particularly those who are at-risk, an alternative state-of-the-art holistic developmental environment, resulting in habilitated and productive young adults who contribute to society. We will create an environment that provides the right interventions at the right time ensuring our youth acquire the tools necessary to make sound choices and decisions as they become confident and effective advocates for themselves as well as those less fortunate.
How Do Youth Spend Their Time? In School 37% 14% 27% 22% Asleep With Family One Year = 8,760 Hours ? Hours Not Accounted For Asleep In School With Family ? Hours Not Accounted For
Titans Academic & Athletic Program “ Holistic Youth Development” Bertha Rollie Learning Center Youth Development & Leadership Fine Arts Initiative Hyperion Sports Titan Basketball Academy Academic Workshops Titans Sports Center TitanVentures M5 Consulting SAT/ACT Preparation Junior Achievement After-School Career & College Preparation Technology Literacy Titans University Business Management & Entrepreneurship Job Acquisition & Workforce Development Cultural Enrichment & Volunteerism Young$Money Texas Titans Basketball Club Winning Ways SW (Tournament & Camps) Nike SPARQ Training
Basketball League (5/6th, 7/8th & HS) *** Phase II ***
SPARQ Training (Baseball/Softball, Soccer ) *** Phase II ***
3 on 3 Charity Tournament *** Phase II ***
Showcase Tournaments – Basketball (2) *** Phase II ***
Basketball League (1/2nd & 3/4th) *** Phase II ***
Titans University Titans University is a 2-Year college preparatory program providing comprehensive training in the areas of leadership, technology, career & workforce development. Students are immersed into the world of Digital Media as Interns for TAAP and it partner programs.
Titan V entures is a youth workforce development program that helps at-risk youth get ready for work and life by providing employment, job-readiness and entrepreneurial opportunities within youth-led social enterprises. We seek to pioneer a scalable, sustainable model that maximize impact with youth and in our community.
Our goal is to develop and operate five social enterprises where youth are stakeholders in design and management, offering jobs and business skills training. The first two Social Enterprise Ventures include:
Titan ICE - In partnership with Sodexho, we launched concession operations at the University of Texas’ Erwin Center and DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium. Future expansion includes mobile operations.
M5 Digital Studios - offers a one-stop digital media solution. Whether you need sports photography/ video, event photography, portraits, instructional video, web design and management, print design or digital media consulting, M5 Digital Studios has you covered.
CareerXplorer - An assessment tool to get started on ideas for career exploration, including “career clusters” of related occupations. Contains multimedia interviews, giving a “day in the life” of real people in over 800 careers.
KTS®-II Personality Inventory- This comprehensive tool measures personality, preferences and learning styles, and will create a customized report for each student.
PSAT/SAT Prep - Learn score-raising strategies for the PSAT and SAT in a dynamic, interactive setting.
Career & College Preparation
M5 Digital Studios Internships at M5 Digital Studios focuses on multimedia skill development and technology. Topics include using digital video, photo and audio equipment; storyboarding; voiceovers and other broadcast techniques; video and audio editing; website creation and design; blogging, podcasting and more.
Hyperion Sports is the Sports Management arm of TAAP. We are commitment to "building winning life-skills" through the medium of sports. Fundamental to Hyperion Sports is the management of Sports Events (Leagues, Tournaments, Clinics, special events and more). We strive to infuse quality and integrity back into amateur athletics.
Winning Ways Southwest Camps and Tournaments
Adidas Texas Phenom Regional Camps
Nike SPARQ Performance Training
Anaconda Sports, The Rock & New Balance Distribution
Adidas Jr. Phenom Camp Texas Regional 2007 Jazmin Griffin ** 2007 National Qualifier ** ** 2006 National 9th Place Ranking** ** 2006 National All- Star ** ** 2006 National Qualifier ** Kathryn Tolbert ** 2007 National 4th Place Ranking** ** 2007 National All- Star ** ** 2007 National Qualifier ** ** 2006 National 11th Place Ranking** ** 2006 National All- Star ** ** 2006 National Qualifier ** Blair Williams ** 2007 National Qualifier ** Kyle Krumme ** 2007 National Qualifier ** Papito Gonzalez ** 2007 National Qualifier ** Joseph Mitchell ** 2007 National Qualifier ** ** 2007 National All- Star **
Titans Adopt -A- Family Christmas Program TAAP Project Hope & Faith Formerly Conjoined Buckles Twins TAAP in the Community