Get Involved

Contact the Program Director, Jacki Quinlan, to learn how you can become an ALL Star, serve as a mentor, be a guest speaker, or secure ALL Stars support through a potential Capstone Project.  

Meet the Mentors

2023-2024 ALL Star Mentors Gray Broughton – Davidson College & Washington & Lee University School of Law alum Jailah Channer – Virginia Commonwealth University student Katie Daniel – Longwood University alum Sean Dougherty – University of South Carolina alum Caroline Harvey – University of Virginia alum Lexi Long – Stanford University alum Lauren Murphy – Princeton University alum J.C. Poma […]

Meet the ALL Stars

2023-24 Student-Athletes Learn More About The ALL Stars Each month, the Richmond Times-Dispatch is interviewing a few of these amazing young leaders. Check out their feature articles: Jadyn Sears Tucker Washburn Lily Ricci Jalen Copeland Julia Mann Declan Keith

Capstone Project

ALL Stars will work within their crews, with the support of their mentors, to utilize what they have learned and address an identified need in the active living community. The capstone project will be completed between February – April of each year. The Capstone Project could include, but is not limited to, initiatives such as renovating an active living space, […]

Student Resources

Most of the materials you will need throughout the program can be found below. General Program Materials Program Curriculum – This document provides all of the ALL Stars program details, including a program timeline. Activities Form – Use this form to document your program activities. Map of Active Living Organizations – Check out this map to find out which organizations […]

Memorial Scholarships

The Scott Shricker Memorial Scholarship Scott was a beloved member of the Sports Backers for 29 years. He served many roles during his time with us, but no matter the title he held or the task at hand, we knew one thing—the job was going to get done. The ultimate team player, Scott was willing to do everything from building […]

Active Living Leadership Stars Program

Training and supporting the next generation of community leaders The Sports Backers/Richmond Times-Dispatch Active Living Leadership (ALL) Stars program will provide education, hands-on experiences, and mentorship to a cohort of approximately 20 Scholar-Athletes from the Richmond region, providing these students an opportunity to earn a minimum of a $2,500 upon completion of the program. Throughout the program, ALL Stars will […]