April 27, 2016
On Friday, April 8, 2016, Mike McKenzie received the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship’s Community Champion Award in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Veronica Brown, Principal of Manchester Avenue Elementary School, presented Mike with the award which recognizes the achievements of an individual who has contributed to efforts to mitigate the social determinants of health, and whose commitment
August 5, 2015
Manchester Avenue Elementary School students will receive backpacks full of supplies on first day of school from NFL star Mike McKenzie’s 34 Ways Foundation
May 16, 2015
The 1st Annual BackPack Giveaway Los AngelesTM will take place on Tuesday, August 18th at the Manchester Elementary School in South Central, Los Angeles. It was created by the 34 Ways Foundation to provide students with the educational tools and materials needed to complete a successful school year. The 34 Ways Foundation commits to raising $35,000 (approximately $38 per student for 930 enrolled students) to provide each student at Manchester Elementary School (661 W. 87th Street – Los Angeles, CA 90044) with backpacks, school supplies, and other school essentials.
May 12, 2015
Since 2006, the 34 Ways Foundation has teamed up with Rick Ross Charities to provide holiday meals and gifts to families in Northern Miami. The event is the largest holiday drive in the area, assembling professional athletes, entertainers, local officials, companies, and media together to serve those in need.