Player: Carmelo Anthony
Sport: Basketball, NBA
Team: Denver Nuggets, New York Knicks
Website: Carmelo Anthony Foundation
Mission/Info:(Via the website): Established in 2005, The Carmelo Anthony Foundation is the vehicle by which Carmelo gives back to the community through a variety of outreach programs and donations.
The mission of this nonprofit organization is to positively impact the lives of those living in underserved communities through 3 key focus areas – education, recreation & community outreach.
The vision of the foundation is to provide programs & services that will empower & inspire the less fortunate to “Be More” than their circumstances may dictate focusing on education, recreation, and community/ family enrichment.
As a vehicle to raise awareness and foster innovation around educational and recreational opportunity needs for children, families and their communities, the Foundation sponsors special projects and events, while collaborating with other donors, business leaders, celebrities, athletes and nonprofit organizations.