Our Beliefs & Goals

Our Focus

Our Purpose

Our Mission

At Hoop Blessings, our focus is on providing a balanced approach to basketball training, emphasizing both athletic excellence and personal growth. We believe in nurturing talent while encouraging teamwork, discipline, and spiritual development.

Our purpose is to create an environment where young athletes can thrive, not just as basketball players but as well-rounded individuals. We aim to guide them through a journey that fosters skills on the court and character off the court.

Blending athletic excellence with personal and spiritual evolution, Hoop Blessings is dedicated to shaping individuals who excel in sports while upholding strong values. We strive to prepare them for life's challenges with integrity and grace, creating a positive impact on and beyond the court.

Community Service

Embracing Our Duty


Forging Paths to Transformation

Youth Development

Nurturing Beyond the Game

Community Impact

Resonating Change

Leadership & Coaches

Meet the team behind Hoop Blessings. Our coaches, directors, and staff have a wealth of experience and are dedicated to guiding young athletes to success.

Coach & Mentor

David Sledge

Coach & Mentor

David Monroe

Founder & Director

Sade Wiley-Gatewood


Programs and Philosophy

Hoop Blessings offers programs for boys and girls in grades 2 through 12, focusing on skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship. Our coaching philosophy blends athletic training with personal growth and spirituality, creating a balanced approach.

Each program is designed to meet the needs of different age groups and skill levels, with a supportive environment that encourages players to excel. Our unique emphasis on character development ensures that players not only improve their basketball skills but also build resilience, discipline, and a sense of community.

Community Impact

Hoop Blessings is committed to making a positive difference in the local community. Through various outreach initiatives, charity events, and partnerships with other organizations, we strive to foster a sense of togetherness and support.

Our outreach programs focus on engaging with the community, whether through basketball clinics, school partnerships, or collaborative events with local charities. We aim to build strong connections and create opportunities for young athletes to grow beyond the court.

By working with local businesses and other community-focused groups, we contribute to a more vibrant and supportive environment, reinforcing the values of teamwork and compassion that drive our program.


Have Questions? Email Us info@hoopblessings.com

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