Jermon Bushrod, of the NFL Chicago Bears Will Host 4th Annual “Visualize & Rize”


Online PR News – 20-May-2014 – King George, VA – For Immediate Release

Press contact: Brittany Gilman

(King George, VA) Chicago Bears second year Offensive Tackle, six year veteran of the New Orleans Saints, and King George local, Jermon Bushrod will host his highly touted annual “Visualize & Rize” Celebrity Charity Golf Tournament and Football camp on Friday and Saturday June 13th and 14th. Each year, both of these exciting and sell-out events have rapidly gained support and popularity! To date, they are two of the biggest events in the King George area of the year! Proceeds go toward the Visualize and Rize Foundation, a 501 (C)(3) organization whose mission is: To support youth sports and education programs, to enable students and provide them with the necessary tools to facilitate them to reach their full potential and more.

The Golf Tournament will take place at Cameron Hills Golf Course, located at: 14140 Salem Church Road, King George, VA 22485. Registration for the first flight is at 7:00 am with an 8:00 am shotgun start, and 12:00 pm for the second flight with a 2:00 pm shotgun start. The tournament is open to the public with registration available for individuals ($100), pairs ($200), or teams ($400).

The annual sell-out golf tournament has donated over $85,000 through the past three years to local youth programs including the King George High School football program (Bushrod is an alumnus), the King George YMCA, and in the form of book scholarships to graduating student-athletes from King George High School and six other high schools in the surrounding counties.

The free football camp for ages 6-14, will occur Saturday June 14th at 10:00 am at King George High School, 10100 Foxes Way, King George, VA 22485. The camp is designed to build character and to instruct players in the basic fundamentals of football. Emphasis will be placed on positioning, skills, and overall knowledge of the game.

Celebrity athletes to attend in addition to Bushrod include Chicago Bears Roberto Garza and Matt Slauson, Carolina Panthers Roman Harper, Baltimore Ravens Torrey Smith and Gerrard Sheppard, San Francisco 49ers Jonathan Goodwin, New York Jets Johnny Patrick, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers Carl Nicks. Along with others!

The Visualize and Rize Foundation LLC is proud to be supported by Radley Chevrolet and Cadillac as the Title Sponsor for the second year in a row!

Radley Chevrolet / Cadillac located in Fredericksburg, VA is a local-owned business specializing in "DELIVERING MEMORIABLE EXPERIENCES" in all automotive needs of Chevrolet and Cadillac sales, service and parts for all GM Vehicles, and a state-of-the-art collision center.

Radley Chevrolet / Cadillac proudly supports The 4th Annual Visualize and Rize Celebrity Golf Tournament:

"Jermon Bushrod is an All-Star at the NFL level, however has never forgotten his local roots and continues to share his success with the King George Community. It is very rewarding to have Jermon organize his Celebrity Charity Golf Tournament in King George. Jermon is a great mentor to the youth of King George - Sharing his experiences of hard work - Dedication to a plan - and putting the team first, does yield great results! We are honored to support the Visualize and Rize Foundation!”-Jonathan Pittman, General Manager, Radley Chevrolet/Cadillac

The Radley Automotive group shares the same logic of remembering and supporting those who contributed to success. Beginning 30 years ago as a small hometown automotive dealership, Radley has grown to be an automotive benchmark dealership. For more information please visit

The Foundation would also like to thank Dr. Cottrell and Associates, The Law Offices of Marshall Henslee, Homewood Suites-Fredericksburg and Dicks Sporting Goods for their generous contributions as well as all of our other supporters!

The Visualize and Rize Foundation
A 501(c)(3) organization
Jermon Bushrod, Founder/President
Jerry Bushrod, Secretary/Treasurer
Carlos Allen, Director-Henry Gobar, Director-George Major-Director
P.O. Box 1406, King George, VA 22485

“My community and family has molded me into the individual I am today. The NFL has blessed me in numerous ways and it gives me the opportunity to give back where I came from. When individuals get together to support a great cause while also having a good time it is a beautiful thing. My Visualize and Rize Foundation strives to build upon our past successes. We need your support as we continue to move forward, VISUALIZE and RIZE!” –Jermon Bushrod, CEO/Founder

The Visualize and Rize Foundation was established in 2010 by 2-time Pro Bowler, Super Bowl XLIV winner, six-year veteran of the New Orleans Saints, and current Chicago Bear Jermon Bushrod, and his father Jerry Bushrod through a passionate desire to give back to the communities that have helped shape the individual that he is today.
Mission of The Visualize and Rize Foundation:
To provide support to youth sports and education programs, to enable students and provide them with the necessary tools to encourage them to reach their full potential. The Foundation seeks to inspire youths to become leaders, to be positive influences in their communities, and to motivate them to achieve their dreams.

During the year, The Visualize & Rize Foundation hosts a variety of community events such as a youth football camp (in its 5th consecutive year), an annual Visualize & Rize Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament and a fashion show (Chicago). The Visualize & Rize Foundation Celebrity Golf tournament is held in the summertime and has sold out every year. The tournament's success has raised over $85,000 to local communities in the form of book scholarships and donations.

The Visualize & Rize Foundation Summer Football camp began in 2009 and has been at capacity each year selling out in 7 hours in 2014! Each year the camp has over 300 participants. With guest coaches including NFL stars Jermon Bushrod, Jahri Evans, Zach Strief, Jonathan Goodwin, Roman Harper, Mark Ingram, Torrey Smith, Nate Bussey, Johnny Patrick, Leigh Torrence and Usama Young.