From July, 2019

Kevin Durant’s Parting Gift to San Francisco is a Sporty Work of Art

This past Monday, San Francisco Recreation and Park celebrated the reopening and renovation of the Hayes Valley Playground. The basketball courts makeover was partially funded by KD’s non-profit, The Kevin Durant Charity Foundation. The non-profit’s mission is to enrich the lives of at-risk youth from low-income backgrounds through educational, athletic and social programs. Local artist…

O’Neal Partners with Epson to Give Free Printers to U.S. Community Schools

NBA Hall of Famer, Investor and Philanthropist—Shaquille O’Neal recently announced a new partnership with worldwide technology leader Epson that will empower students with free tech tools. The philanthropic initiative with the company is called “Epson and Shaq, it will work in collaboration with Community aim Schools (CIS) to provide a suite of technology products, including…

Steven Tyler Opens Second Home for Abused Women in Memphis

Earlier this year, Steven Tyler of Aerosmith opened ‘Janie’s House’, a home for women who were victims of abuse in Memphis, Tennessee.  The Janie’s House Residential came following a partnership between Janie’s Fund, which is Tyler’s fundraiser and Youth Villages, a national non-profit. The house is equipped to help 14 women and girls at a time,…

Jaden Smith Launches Vegan Food Truck for the Homeless in LA

Smith shared on social media that he launched a vegan pop-up food truck called “I Love You Restaurant.” The pop-up truck serves free vegan food to people on Skid Row, an area in Los Angeles that contains one of the United States’ largest homeless populations. “Today We Launched Our First One Day Food Truck Pop-Up…

YOUNG THUG BRINGS SICK 14-YEAR-OLD FAN ON STAGE

This past Sunday, rapper Young Thug gave a young fan an unforgettable experience. While performing a set at the Lollapalooza festival in Stockholm, Sweden, the rapper brought a 14-year-old fan named Steven onstage to perform with him. It was the hit makers manager that spotted Steven, who is sick and uses a wheelchair, in the…