Providence College Men's Basketball Hosts `Heart & Soul: The Ed Cooley Story' Fundraiser

    April 21, 2014


    The members of the Providence College School of Business Organizational Theory class will host a fundraiser event benefitting the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State on Thursday, April 24 at 7:00 p.m. in Providence College's Mullaney Gymnasium. The event will entail Friar Men's Basketball Head Coach Ed Cooley giving a motivational speech about mentorship, leadership, and his life journey from inner-city Providence to being the leader he is today. There will also be a question and answer session, basket raffles, a half-court shot competition and a 50/50 raffle. The Heart & Soul: The Ed Cooley Story is open to families', students and the Rhode Island Community with a suggested $5 donation. All profits raised from the event will go towards Big Brothers Big Sisters to help them offset the costs associated with mentorships pairs, supplies and trips.

    - Go Friars. -