Global Outreach
The NBA believes in the power of using sport to bring attention to important global issues. As the worldwide popularity of basketball continues to grow, the NBA works to contribute to the greater good. Working with a team of internationally recognized organizations, the NBA family supports global causes such as HIV/AIDS and malaria prevention and natural disaster relief efforts. From education to empowerment, players invest time and money in issues they’re passionate about. Like no other professional sports league, the NBA has the ability to touch lives both at home and overseas.

Thanks to the basketball’s global appeal, the NBA continues to support basketball development and community outreach programs that have reached people in more than 25 countries. These league programs and events provide teams and players with the opportunity to give back internationally during the offseason.
There is great power in using sport to address a variety of important social issues, whether it is health and wellness, life skills development or poverty. Learn more about the NBA’s efforts to use sport as a tool for positive social change, all in an effort to improve and strengthen communities around the world.
During the offseason, NBA players continue to travel the globe to host community outreach and philanthropic work. By using the game of basketball as a tool for social change, these player trips have provided people worldwide with a once-in-a-lifetime experience while providing resources and relief for tomorrow.
PLAYER OUTREACH
Derrick Rose - Guard
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Derrick Rose - Guard
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