Phillip Calloway
His background in education and event planning ensures that the Foundation makes the biggest impact possible..

Frank Baxley

Our Treasurer ensures the funds are properly allocated.

recent programs

Our basketball program was recently endorsed by NIKE as the official NIKE sponsored EYBL team for the State of Florida

Our vision

Nike South Beach Charitable Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives of inner city youth. Our goal is to positively influence young men and provide them with alternative methods for achieving success. 

our leadership team

Foundation History

  1. 2010 - Michael Lipman and Phillip Calloway first meet
  2. 2011 -Lipman and Calloway incorporate the South Beach organization as the South Beach Celtics working with just seven young men establishing its first sports program for inner city youth in Miami
  3. 2012 -The South Beach Celtics become the South Beach All Stars and begin working with 25 young men from the Liberty City and Overtown area. The 1st Annual Celebrity Court of Dreams Game is held featuring Lil Wayne and members of Young Money Records
  4. 2014 -The 3rd Annual Celebrity Court of Dreams Game is held in AmericanAirlines Arena featuring Jamie Foxx, Erica Mena, and others.  The event raised $25,000 and allowed the organization to grow to serve over 100 young men in the South Florida inner cities.

Our founder

Bring Your Talents To South Beach

Zeeshan Anwar
Our Director of Health and Wellness ensures that every member of the Nike South Beach Program gets the medical instruction they need

Michael Lipman

Life changing

More than 300 of South Florida's inner city youth have been influenced and given that "second chance" through the efforts and dedication.  Find out how to become our partner.

"When we started the South Beach organization, I had no idea of the impact that the program would eventually have on the South Florida community. Working with the young men and seeing the looks on their faces when they achieve their goals is what keeps me going." 

Nike South Beach Charitable Foundation

Edward Francis
Our Director of Basketball Operations oversees the Nike South Beach Basketball Program