Youth

The project was led through the Orlando Magic center’s philanthropic imprint, the Mo Bamba Foundation. Construction for the state-of-the-art basketball courts started in April. The sports facility will serve over 200 children daily.

The school, one of the city's largest and oldest elementary institutions, has operated without a library for a decade. The shelves of the new space will be stocked with pieces of literature penned by diverse authors and stories in which students can see themselves reflected.  

“Giving Black girls the opportunity to shape and contribute to the broader economy is a smart investment that will drive strong returns for generations to come,” shared Goldman Sachs Foundation President Asahi Pompey.

"Regardless of how successful you are, it's all about coming back to your community," said Roberts.

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

NBA star Pascal Siakam donated over 150 laptops to youth in Toronto.

Educator Claudia Walker’s children’s book ‘The ABCs of Black Wall Street’ celebrates the legacies of Tulsa’s Black entrepreneurial trailblazers.

LeVar Burton will receive the Children's & Family Emmy Awards’ lifetime achievement honor.

NBA star Stephen Curry is on a mission to diversify the sport of golf through a new initiative.

Comedian Chris Tucker surprised a Georgia-based high school choir with a donation to help them reach their fundraising goal to perform at Carnegie Hall.

The ABC sitcom ‘Abbott Elementary’ donated 150,000 meals to Feeding America.

Activist Colin Kaepernick has released a children’s book that empowers youth to build a strong sense of self-pride and self-awareness.