Welcome to Choo Smith Youth Empowerment
Bringing positive skills and life lessons to help kids grow on and off the court…
Love It, Learn It, Live It, Lead It!
Choo Smith Youth Empowerment enhances youth by preparing them to be fully productive citizens and life long difference makers.
Choo Smith Youth Empowerment is dedicated to developing and implementing programs that facilitate positive growth in the lives of the youth we serve, as well as their families and community. This is based upon his “4L” philosophy (Love It, Learn It, Live It, Lead It!).
What We Do
We bring a number of functions to youth, families and communities including:
- After School Tutoring
- Youth Camps
Choo Youth In the News
Former Harlem Globetrotter helps kids succeed in academics and basketball
It’s study time for 14-year-old Dwayne Banks and 13-year-old Damian Chong Qui. They are two of the students in the Choo Smith Youth Empowerment Program… Read More
Charles ‘Choo’ Smith wows Westminster students
Charles “Choo” Smith brought his basketball talents and his new book, That’s Big, to students and staff at Westminster’s Robert Moton Elementary School. His book is written to help young people make a connection between learning and living… Read More
Former Harlem Globetrotter helps kids in basketball and academics
Charles “Choo” Smith has traveled the world dazzling audiences with his basketball moves as a Harlem Globetrotter. He is working off the court to keep inner city youth on the right track… Read More