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The late wrestler’s wife and brother start non-profit
The Jon Huber Legacy Foundation will honor the late wrestler’s dedication to his family and career
ROCHESTER, NY, September 29 – On the same day All Elite Wrestling (AEW) debuts in Jon Huber’s hometown of Rochester, NY, his family and friends announce the creation of the Jon Huber Legacy Foundation.
The Foundation will focus on supporting people in creative fields who have not taken a new step in their careers due to family obligations.
“Jon almost gave up his dream of wrestling because of his family,” said Amanda Huber, “But he got the call to move to WWE while we were in the hospital with our first child. not think of a better way to honor his commitment to his family and his career than to help others facing the same dilemma.
From 2022, the Foundation will select a group of creative individuals to support with resources, connections, practical skills and direct funding. The cohort will meet throughout the year to learn from experts in areas such as business planning, artist management, public relations, brand management, finance and property law. intellectual. These skills and relationships will help them provide for their families while helping them pursue their dreams.
“Many artists and wrestlers never learn to manage their finances, investments and assets in a way that keeps their families safe,” said Chris Huber, “Like our father, Jon always wanted to make sure that he was making decisions that were the right decision not only for his career, but also for his family.
The foundation will announce its first round of candidacy in early 2022.
Jon Huber’s family and friends announce the creation of the Jon Huber Legacy Foundation. The Foundation will focus on supporting people in creative fields who have not taken a new step in their careers due to family obligations.
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– Jon Huber Legacy Foundation (@JonHuberLegacy) September 29, 2021