Dr. John Blake

Executive Director @ Child Evangelism Fellowship

John Blake is the Executive Director of Child Evangelism Fellowship in the Durham Area and Founder of More Than Gold Sports Camps & Academies, Doc Blake Fitness, and the City Kids Urban Boot Camps. John is the area facilitator & trainer for Light Up Your World / Born to Shine. He also chairs the board for the Second Chance re-entry program and equipping center in Durham.

John holds degrees in School & Community Education, Public Health (East Carolina University) and Human Performance & Sports Medicine (East Carolina University and American College of Sports Medicine). He also is a graduate of the Children’s Ministries Institute (Warrenton, MO). John’s heartbeat and focus is to empower and free poor, disenfranchised, and at-risk youth, who are caught in a downward spiral/cycle of dependency and orphan mindsets, through biblical teaching, fitness, sports, and mentoring via close proximity.