INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Colts defensive back Bob Sanders was back in Sunday's lineup forthe first time in three games. But Monday afternoon the reigningdefensive player of the year wasn't focused on football.
Bob Sanders finally launched his Chasing Dreams Foundation. Andhe wants others to catch their dreams too. His foundation isintended to inspire students to go to college.
"It starts with your education. Chasing any of your dreamsstarts with education...letting these kids gets a jump start onthat," said Sanders.
Shanoah McMahon is one of 21 seventh graders selected toparticipate in the program. The students will get the help theyneed throughout high school.
"We get to be in this special program so we can focus on what weneed to do in high school," said McMahon.
Sanders said the foundation will hold tutoring sessions,mentoring programs, after school activities and ACT and SATpreps.
"It means a lot because I do want to go to high school, I dowant to go to college and be a doctor," said McMahon.
And Sanders, a Super Bowl champion and NFL Defensive Player ofthe Year is proof that dreams can come true.
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