CenterPointe is pleased to announce that Anthony Steels will receive the Shining Star award at the Discovering the Future dinner and auction on October 15th. This award is given to an individual who is living a successful life of recovery and is an inspiration to the community.
Anthony played football for the Nebraska Cornhuskers from 1978 to 1981 and went onto the National Football League where he played for the San Diego Chargers and the Buffalo Bills. Now he is a passionate, powerful public speaker, human service provider and entertainer.
Anthony frequently shares his own story as a former professional athlete who struggled with mental illness and addiction. He works to improve the lives and communities of others through youth outreach, substance use counseling, and homelessness prevention programs. Anthony also currently serves as an ambassador of the Don’t Be Sidelined campaign, and represents The Kim Foundation in speaking engagements across the state.
Register to attend Discovering the Future today and help us congratulate Anthony on his award!