Oak Motors was a Key Sponsor for this month’s Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana's annual sports-themed event, which captivates attendees with a famed sports speaker, an incredible meal, and an exciting auction. We are excited to announce that Tony Dungy, former Head Coach for the Indianapolis Colts, was the featured speaker of The Main Event in 2016!
Tony Dungy is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Quiet Strength and Uncommon. He led the Indianapolis Colts to Super Bowl victory on February 4, 2007, the first such win for an African American coach. Dungy established another NFL first by leading his teams to the playoffs for ten consecutive years. Dungy joined the Colts in 2002 after serving as the most successful head coach in Tampa Bay Buccaneers history. He has also held assistant coaching positions with the University of Minnesota, Pittsburgh Steelers, Kansas City Chiefs, and Minnesota Vikings. Before becoming a coach, Dungy played three seasons in the NFL.
Dungy has been involved in a wide variety of charitable organizations, including Big Brothers Big Sisters, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Athletes in Action, Mentors for Life, Boys & Girls Club, the Prison Crusade Ministry, and All Pro Dad. He also works with Baskets of Hope, the Black Coaches Association National Convention, Indiana Black Expo, the United Way of Central Indiana, and the American Diabetes Association. He retired from coaching in 2008 and now serves as an analyst for NBC's Football Night in America.
Our sponsorship allows Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana the opportunity to provide more children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 mentoring relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. Sponsorship has a direct and lasting and influence on the lives of young people throughout Central Indiana.Categories: Company News