Tim Tebow Essay

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Many football players go their whole career without doing anything to help people off the field. They make a difference on the field, but off the field, it is a whole different ball game. Tim Tebow is a man of courage, love, faith, and hope. He spent his whole college and NFL football career, devoting himself to sharing the gospel and giving people hope in their darkest days. Tim Tebow used his fame as a way to help kids with dyslexia, ADHD, cancer patients, and disadvantaged kids. He is known as a game changer because of his never-ending effort to help people all around the world.
At an early age, Tim Tebow, had to overcome many challenges, but these challenges have shaped his character. He was born in Mindanao, Philippines, where his father did mission work. One day his
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Tebow’s first game to start in was against the Oakland Raiders on December 19, 2010. Unfortunately, Tim Tebow’s NFL career did not go well and he decided to become a sports talk show host. In 2013, Tim Tebow was hired by ESPN to be a college football analyst. Tebow was asked to be the co-host of ABC’s “Good Morning America”, he gladly accepted. Tim wanted to use his fame as a way to help the lives of others. He created the “Tim Tebow Foundation” in 2010. The Tim Tebow Foundation, along with CURE, is working to create a small hospital in Mindanao, Philippines. The Tim Tebow Foundation hosts a “Night to Shine”, which is an unforgettable prom for teenagers with special needs. On February 12, 2016 more 32,000 special needs teenagers were able to have an amazing prom with the people they love. Tebow wanted to make a difference in the life of young adults, who are in college, that are struggling with dyslexia. Tim goes to different schools, churches, and colleges to speak to a wide variety of people about achieving their goals no matter the obstacle. He is working with different colleges to create a program for people with

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