Be Someone Who Matters To Someone Who Matters

Visit mentoring.org/matter to find mentoring opportunities near you and be someone who matters to someone who matters. When adults show up for youth on a consistent basis, they are better prepared to overcome challenges and make their dreams a reality.

Hornets Honor Special Holiday Hero

The Charlotte Hornets recently honored Kristan Seaford as a Hornets Holiday Hero, presenting her with $10,000. After having both of her hands and her left foot amputated, Kristan is determined to get back to caring for herself and her five children. Read more

Warriors' Thompson Named Community Assist Winner For November

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson received the November NBA Cares Community Assist Award in recognition of his charitable contributions and commitment to the San Francisco Bay Area community. Learn more

NBA, Royal Foundation Announce New Partnership

The Royal Foundation and the NBA have announced a partnership between NBA Cares and the Foundation's United for Wildlife and Coach Core programs, raising awareness for international wildlife conservation and growing the game of basketball. Read more
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NBA Cares is the league’s global community outreach initiative that addresses important social issues such as education, youth and family development, and health and wellness. The NBA and its teams support a range of programs, partners and initiatives that strive to positively impact children and families worldwide.

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Education

NBA Cares will touch more than 10,000 schools and community centers this year!

Health and Wellness

NBA/WNBA FIT is the league's comprehensive health and wellness program that encourages physical activity and healthy living.

Fan Experiences

The NBA family supports a range of programs, partners and initiatives that strive to positively impact children and families worldwide.

Hands on Service

The NBA works with numerous community partners to give back to communities around the globe.