Chuck Norris Can Turn Back Time! 80th Virtual Birthday Celebration
Time waits for no man, unless the man is Chuck Norris! Kickstart Kids founder Chuck Norris’ 80th Birthday was finally celebrated, after being postponed due to COVD-19. The virtual celebration went live on Saturday, April 24th, 2021 with global attendance as friends, fans, and supporters logged on to watch and be a part of the exciting night with Chuck and Gena Norris. Long-time Kickstart Kids friend Linda Lorelle emceed the event and guided guests through Mr. Norris’ storied legacy.
The event reached peak excitement as Kickstart Kids students, alumni, and instructors showcased an exhilarating karate demonstration from locations across the state, proving that the distance learning hurdles of the year could not diminish their desire to perform.
Friends and fans from around the world sent in personal birthday wishes to the legend himself to share the impact Chuck Norris has had on their own stories and lives.
Kickstart Kids raised more than $500,000 during the event, helping continue Mr. Norris’ life mission of teaching kids character through karate. Mark your calendars now for next year’s Boots and Black Belts Gala on April 9, 2022.