Head Over Heels Athletic Arts Accepting Applications for Revamped Scholarship Program

Emeryville, California (EastBayDaily) — Head Over Heels Athletic Arts in Emeryville is accepting applications for its recently announced revamped scholarship program. Head Over Heels will be accepting applications for scholarships for their recreational gymnastics camp through the end of April. The last day to submit an application will be Tuesday, April 30 by 5 p.m.

Since the inception of Head Over Heels Athletic Arts' scholarship fund over 10 years ago, hundreds of underprivileged youth have participated in their year-round gymnastics classes and camps. Tax-deductible donations from families, friends and local businesses during the annual campaigns have raised as much as $25,000. This funding goes towards the annual tuition for as many as 75 children and allows Head Over Heels to offer discounted rates for local school groups with budgetary constraints.

Scholarship applications can be obtained at http://hohathleticarts.com/content/donate-our-scholarship-fund. Completed applications, along with supporting documents, can be mailed to: Head Over Heels Athletic Arts, Head Over Heels Scholarship Program, 4701 Doyle St., Building F, Emeryville, Calif., 94608. Applications can also be emailed to ktalvarez(at)law(dot)berkeley(dot)edu.

Head Over Heels is a non-profit athletic arts facility that serves over 1,500 students in each of their 10-week sessions. They provide classes, camps and special activities year-round to people of all ages, but primarily for children ages 1-18 years old. Each year, Head Over Heels serves hundreds of children through partnerships with several local youth groups and school districts throughout the Bay Area.

About the company:

Head Over Heels Athletic Arts has been providing a positive athletic experience for children of the San Francisco Bay Area for over 30 years. The 22,000+ square-foot facility in Emeryville, Calif. makes them one of the largest non-profit athletic arts facilities in all of Northern California. Head Over Heels Gymnastics instills a lifelong love of being physically active through various gymnastics classes, including recreational gymnastics, special needs gymnastics, and competitive gymnastics as well as Dance. Head Over Heels has been offering kids gymnastics programs to keep youngsters physically active since 1977.


Deidra Bassel
Head Over Heals Athletic Arts