First and Goal, Inc. is a non-profit, 501c(3) organization, whose mission is to provide the necessary tools, support, and resources for youth that will enrich, equip and empower them to be effective members of society. Established In 1999 by former National Football League (NFL) players, Tyrone Smith of the San Francisco 49ers, Derrick Harris of the San Diego Chargers, and Darnell Walker of the San Francisco 49ers, the purpose of First and Goal, Inc. is to provide a unique service in which youth will obtain resources to enhance academic, social and moral development. It is the goal of First and Goal, Inc. to create an atmosphere that promotes educational challenges, moral development, and proactive social behavior among youth, as well as the adults that serve them. It is through the organization’s slogan “A Game Plan for Life” that youth are encouraged to be active participants in achieving their dreams.
Along side of First and Goal Inc. is Team First and Goal Ministries. Sammy Lopez (AFL-Austin Wranglers) and Tyrone Smith (NFL- San Francisco 49ers) travel nationally as they share the gospel of Jesus Christ and give testimony as to how the Lord saved them from their sins. For more information you can click onto the Team First and Goal website.