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KIDS HELPING KIDS: ROOT56 & JAMQUEST

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Changing the world can be simple. Just. Decide. To care. (If you’ve gotten past the first ten words of this post it means your heart is free of cynicism. The curious can’t be cynical.) Nick Schoff Nick Scoff did just that when he was in eighth grade. A TV documentary on child poverty in Africa “got this thirteen year old butt off the couch.” Nick loved basketball. So he started a three-on-three fundraiser tournament to help kids in Kenya. He called the tournament, Jamquest. $2700 was raised the first year. He saw he could do something.  The rest is history. Jamquest Jamquest, Schoff’s brainchild, strives to bring faith, hope, and love to kids in need. Kids helping kids. “Imagine if…

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