Emerald Gems Foundation, Inc., Continues to Serve the Youth of the U.S. Virgin Islands

By |2021-09-04T17:11:07+00:00January 29th, 2020|Articles, Basketball Camps, News|

Emerald Gems will donate 150 basketballs among the U.S. Virgin Island Public Schools THOMAS & ST. CROIX, U.S.V.I. (Jan. 23, 2020) – Emerald Gems Foundation, Inc., founders Milt and Shalaun Newton will donate 150 basketballs to be distributed among the U.S. Virgin Islands public schools later this month. Milt is also a native of St. [...]

EMERALD GEMS 2016 2nd Annual U.S.V.I Basketball Coaching Seminar

By |2021-09-04T17:11:08+00:00July 7th, 2016|Basketball Camps|

COACHING SEMINAR DETAILS: When: Wednesday, August 3, 2016 Time: 9am-12noon Cost: FREE Location: Ivanna Eudora Kean High School REGISTER ONLINE     Please register by Tuesday, August 2nd via the Online Registration link.  Camp Director MILTON NEWTON Proud native of St. Thomas U.S.V.I., Former General Manager of the NBA Minnesota Timberwolves and CoFounder of Emerald Gems Foundation, Inc. is offering their 2nd Annual [...]

Timberwolves and Sun Country Airlines® to Host High School Students from Emerald Gems Foundation

By |2021-09-04T17:11:08+00:00February 27th, 2016|Basketball Camps, News|

CREDIT: Timberwolves.com Group of students from U.S. Virgin Islands to get a behind-the-scenes look at the Minnesota Timberwolves and other Minneapolis businesses MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Timberwolves and Sun Country Airlines® have teamed with the Emerald Gems Foundation to provide six selected high school juniors from the U.S. Virgin Islands the opportunity for an all-expense [...]

Education & Basketball Enrichment Program

By |2021-09-04T17:11:08+00:00February 26th, 2016|Articles, Basketball Camps|

We hope to offer this program again in the near future. 2016 Emerald Gems Foundation, Inc. Emerald Gems Foundation, Inc. Education & Basketball Enrichment Program - Minnesota Twin Cities Area Trip Recap Emerald Gems held a promotion offering high school students in their junior year who play basketball the opportunity to participate in a week long [...]

Emerald Gems Foundation: Mission

To enhance the lives of the youths of the U.S. Virgin Islands by providing positive experiences and learning opportunities utilizing basketball as a means.


100% of all donations received by Emerald Gems Foundation, Inc. will go directly to Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands.

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