Call to the Community: Support needed for Iglesia family

first_img Follow on Facebook By Paul Gotham on March 26, 2021No Comment Add to Google+ Subscribe by Email Share on Facebook Call to the Community: Support needed for Iglesia family The Iglesias. (Photo provided)By PAUL GOTHAMPart of the Rochester basketball community for more than three decades, Gerard Iglesia has always provided a helping hand to others. Now the longtime coach is need of assistance.Suffering from kidney failure, Iglesia awaits a kidney transplant. He has been in the Intensive Care for nearly three weeks and will need extensive rehab after the operation. A GoFundMe account has been established for the family.Please keep helping! Coach @IglesiaGerard is going to need support during the waiting game for a kidney!— Gina Andrecolich-Montesano (@GAMETraining) March 25, 2021His wife, Karen, has been unable to continue tutoring – the couple’s source of income – since Iglesia was admitted to the hospital earlier this month.The Iglesias are well-known as Prime Time Ballers. Once an AAU team, the couple has since transitioned the platform into a means for promoting local student-athletes.DAY 16 in ICU; @IglesiaGerard laid many foundations and planted many seeds. The most important is passing the for to @_AnthonyIglesia who will one day be a coach himself. This is @TylerRelph10, one of the best trainers who mentors Anthony. TYLER/ANTHONY 585 CAMP.— Primetime Ballers (@PrimetimeBall_) March 23, 2021Iglesia’s summer camp has been in existence for 15 years. Free to the public, the camp has become a mainstay in the Rochester basketball community and has recently spawned the efforts of the Iglesia’s son, Anthony, and Tyler Relph in a separate clinic.DAY 17 ICU; @IglesiaGerard started his FREE BASKETBALL CAMP over 15 years ago, providing FREE camps for over 1800 players at no cost. Players received a week of , cooked meal, guest speakers such as @StarburyMarbury over the years. Let’s continue to pray for him.— Primetime Ballers (@PrimetimeBall_) March 24, 2021A GoFundMe page has been established to help the Iglesia family.center_img Call to the Community: Support needed for Iglesia family added by Paul Gotham on March 26, 2021View all posts by Paul Gotham →FacebookTwitter分享by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksSponsor ContentAirPhysioThis All-Natural “Lung Cleaning” Device Helps Anyone Breathe EasierAirPhysioUndoTop Expat InsuranceExpat Living in Hong Kong without Health Insurance?Top Expat InsuranceUndoBabbelStart Speaking a Language in 3 Weeks – All You Need Is Your PhoneBabbelUndoby Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksMore from Pickin’ SplintersBaron keeps Bonaventure close to his heart – Pickin’ SplintersUndoTah-Jae Hill, Zion Morrison and the Starting Five – Pickin’ SplintersUndo”If you had a Mount Rushmore of MCC baseball, he’s on there.” Longtime assistant Jack Christensen passes away – Pickin’ SplintersUndo Connect on Linked in Print This Post Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.last_img read more