Youth Empowerment

A New Orleans-based nonprofit working to make STEM education accessible has received a grant from the NBA Foundation.

The New York City-based criminal justice reform nonprofit Avenues for Justice has received a grant from the NBA Foundation.

#BlackExcellence: 17-year-old DC native Christopher Alexander Ballinger is one of the youngest licensed pilots in the country.

Actress Sonequa Martin-Green is empowering the next generation of STEM innovators through a new partnership with Frito-Lay Variety Packs.

NBA player Moe Harkless has donated $50,000 to support young adults in NYC who are transitioning out of foster care.

Songstress Ciara surprised a 6-year-old cancer survivor with a trip to Disney World.

Tabitha Brown is launching a children's series to help youngsters develop a sense of self-confidence and self-efficacy.