Curry is founder and president of Big Apple Basketball, which has been training and mentoring children for 20 years. The non-profit currently serves 350 kids from ages 7 to 18. Big Apple Basketball hosts events, conducts clinics and offers mentoring, educational and scholarship programs.
The Jr. NBA Coach of the Year award is given to a youth basketball coach in an NBA and WNBA team market who is making a positive impact on children by demonstrating outstanding integrity, character, and leadership.
In addition to being named a nominee for the national award, Curry also received a $5,000 grant. After starring at Cheshire Academy, Curry was a standout guard at Saint Michael’s College and is in the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame.