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Israel Idonije

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4.75 out of 5

Retired Defensive End for the Chicago Bears, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist & Children's Author

Israel Idonije

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4.75 out of 5

Retired Defensive End for the Chicago Bears, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist & Children's Author

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Israel Idonije Biography

Israel Idonije is a builder. He has been building toward the next phase of his life since he was a child. He built an 11-year NFL career, against all odds, by developing himself to the status of an elite athlete.

Numerous honors and awards have been given to him for his work both on and off the field including leading the NFL in blocked punts/field goals in 2005, 2006, and 2007; member of the Chicago Bears NFC Championship team, which played in the 2006 Super Bowl; the NFL’s JB Award and award for Global Dedication, April 2008; Ed Block Courage Award, 2009; Bears "Walter Payton Man of the Year" nominee, 2009 and 2010, and one of three finalists for the League award in 2010; USA Today’s All-Joe Team, 2010 and 2012; recognized as Points of Light Awardee by Barack Obama and George HW Bush at the White House, 2013; presented the Order of Manitoba by Prince Charles, May 2014; awarded Honorary Doctor of Laws by University of Manitoba, June 2014; acknowledged as Entrepreneur of the Year Midwest Finalist 2016; Football Manitoba Hall of Fame, 2018; and accepted Canada’s Meritorious Service Decoration, March 2019.

Idonije is the founder of Impact Fund (formerly iF Charities), which programs have contributed to the lives of over 10,000 youth in Chicago, Winnipeg and West Africa. As an entrepreneur, Idonije has started several successful business ventures. His company ATHLiTACOMiCS has been developing custom comic content since 2009. In 2019, he opened RSTR, a boutique gym in the South Loop, which focuses on health and fitness transformations. He also cofounded Crypto Key Stack and launched Impact House, a 40,000 square-foot, first of its kind philanthropic hub in the heart of Chicago’s Loop. His manufacturing business, Blessed Communion, is the leading provider of prefilled Communion Cups. Idonije is also Managing Partner of the mHUB Product Impact Fund.

It is important to Idonije that all of his ventures have a positive impact on the world lifting and building others. He believes everyone is blessed with the gifts and abilities to become successful in their own unique way.

Israel Idonije Videos

  • Five Key Principles of Building Successful People | Israel Idonije
    How knowing your playbook and the end goal will get you moving toward your dreams. Born in Nigeria, raised in Canada, Israel Idonije is a retired...
  • Israel Idonije: Moving From Football to Business and Nonprofits ...
    Former professional star Israel Idonije discusses his journey from playing 11 years in the NFL, to now owning lucrative businesses and heading his...
  • Israel Idonije's Path From Nigeria To The Chicago Bears
    In honor of Black History Month we talked to Israel Idonije. He shares his early inspirations with us, and tells us how he's giving back.

Israel Idonije Books

  • I Love Numbers (DreamKidz Adventures)
    I Love Numbers (DreamKidz Adventures)
  • I Love Football (DreamKidz Adventures)
    I Love Football (DreamKidz Adventures)
  • I Love Me (DreamKidz Adventures)
    I Love Me (DreamKidz Adventures)
  • I Love Football: Simon Cover (Love Series)
    I Love Football: Simon Cover (Love Series)
  • I Love Football: Izzy Cover (Love Series)
    I Love Football: Izzy Cover (Love Series)
  • I Love Football: Christina Cover (I Love Series)
    I Love Football: Christina Cover (I Love Series)

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Israel Idonije is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Israel Idonije for your event is available upon request. Israel Idonije generally travels from Chicago, IL, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Shawn Harper, Rudy Ruettiger, Coach Ken Carter, Jim Morris and Vince Papale. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Israel Idonije for an upcoming live or virtual event.

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