UofL ATHLETICS | Petrino Family Foundation Hosts "Kindness Workshop"

02/14/2018 12:41 PM

The Petrino Family Foundation held a “Kindness Workshop” for students at Lowe Elementary School in Louisville on Wednesday morning.

Members of the UofL football and UofL track and field teams were in attendance too in order to teach why treating others well is so important for young kids to learn.

They did so by telling stories, acting on stage and even ready quotes from Shakespeare.

Louisville running back Malik Staples, Louisville javelin thrower Halee Hudson and Petrino Family Foundation Executive Director Kelsey Petrino Scott talked about the event:

The event was part of the #LoveLouisville campaign, an “initiative to spread love and kindness throughout the Louisville community.”

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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