Former NBA star, Etan Thomas who was once attached to the NBA Grizzlies arrived in Belize this morning along with his wife. His presence in Belize comes after motivational sessions were organized by various organizations that are aimed at promoting and pushing the importance of fatherhood. Our reporter, Janine Ayuso was at the Philip Goldson International Airport this morning upon the couple’s arrival and spoke with Thomas, who says he is looking forward to the sessions that will occur in the next few days.
Thomas also made mention that the most important part of his agenda is to get his message across to Belizean youths.
The motivational sessions are planned for June 2 and 3 at the Bliss Centre for the Performing Arts. For more information on tickets and the events, you can contact Restore Belize at 223-1269. This event is being sponsored by the Belize City Council, Radisson Hotel, Portofino Resort, Chamberlain Consulting and Belizean to Dah Bone. Thomas is known as the poetic voice of his generation, a portal of our future, a poet and activist. He focuses on the importance of Fatherhood rising to the ultimate challenge as the key to molding a new and positive generation.