Sep 1, 2021
Elijah is a long time athlete, playing Basketball at Tennessee Tech, and being a multi time CrossFit Games athlete. He also has recognized how sport and the community surrounding it has positively impacted his life. He decided to leverage the benefits of sports and community to help solve a problem that is near and dear to him by cofounding the non-profit: Project Onyx. Through Project Onyx, their mission is to eliminate the barriers that underrepresented and underserved people of color face by providing affordable and accessible health and fitness services, mentorship for our youth and future professionals, and empowering our communities to become more culturally proficient, healthy, and active.