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J Robinson Receives Philanthropic Award from Smile Network International MINNEAPOLIS, October 3, 2017 – Last weekend, J Robinson, founder of JROB Intensive Camps and three-time NCAA National Champion wrestling coach, was honored by Minneapolis nonprofit humanitarian organization Smile Network International (SNI) as one of this year’s “Champion of Hope” award recipients. Since 2012, Robinson has placed a donation box at each one of the four JROB Intensive Camps and encouraged campers to donate. The Robinson family then matches their donations dollar-for-dollar, resulting in donations totaling $43,653 over the past five years. At each of the four JROB Intensive Camps, Robinson and his staff focus on teaching life skills called “The J7”— Discipline, Dedication, Sacrifice, Hard Work, Responsibility, Accountability, and Service. Camp directors and counselors stress the importance of being a community leader through kindness, inclusiveness, and helping those in need, but just like anything else, service is a learned skill. For that reason, donation boxes are placed in the camp store and campers are urged to donate throughout camp. “We chose the Smile Network as a fundraising operation because in dealing with our young campers, we know for them to buy in they have to see meaningful results that are…

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