Mission Statement

Backfield in Motion is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that combines academics and athletics to inspire inner city boys to reach their maximum potential in order to become significant contributors to society.

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  • 2017 Basketball Schedule
    Posted Jan 25, 2017, 11:36 AM by Backfield in Motion
  • Backfield in Motion Looking Forward to 'Big Payback' Campaign Nashville, Tenn - This year Backfield in Motion (BIM) will once again, participate in the Middle Tennessee Community Foundation's 'Big Payback.' An event spanning over 24 hours, encouraging individuals to ...
    Posted May 2, 2016, 12:49 PM by Joshua Love
  • Indie Lens Pop-Up and NPT, partner with BIM to present free screening of, In Football We Trust Nashville, Tenn. – Despite overwhelming obstacles, Polynesians are 28 times more likely than any other ethnic group to make it in the NFL. This surprising statistic opens In Football We Trust ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2016, 12:11 PM by Joshua Love
  • Backfield's Marva Bicknell Author's Children Nashville, Tenn – Marva Bicknell is an anchoring force in the Backfield in Motion (BIM). She is not only the grant writer, but also the joyous positive spirit of BIM.  Having ...
    Posted Dec 10, 2015, 9:40 AM by Joshua Love
  • BIM Presents Business Proposal in Junior Achiever's Shark Tank Nashville, Tenn  - This September, the 4th and 1 (high school attendees) students of Backfield In Motion (BIM) began working on the Junior Achievement Company Program. The Program is a ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2016, 12:12 PM by Joshua Love
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Pacers v. Hawks Isaac Litton Alumni Center January 27, 2017 6:30 p.m. 
Thunder v. Temptations Isaac Litton Alumni Center January 27, 2017 6:00 p.m. 
Warriors vs. Dragons Isaac Litton Alumni Center January 27, 2017 5:30 p.m. 
Free screening and discussion about the film In Football We Trust Nashville Public Library, Main Branch January 23, 2016 2:00pm 
2015 BIM Awards Banquet The Isaac Litton Alumni Center May 27, 2015 6:00 p.m. 
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