philanthropy

T.I. Honored by Georgia Senate for Philanthropic Efforts

T.I. was recently honored for his philanthropic efforts throughout the state and in his hometown of Atlanta.

Lil Jon in Ghana

Lil Jon Opens Second School in Ghana

UPDATE: Rapper Lil Jon has given $70,000 to fund a new school in Ghana through non-profit…

michael jordan, the last dance

Michael Jordan to Invest $500,000 in Literacy Programs in Charlotte, N.C.

Since hanging up his signature sneakers, basketball legend Michael Jordan has been focusing his attention…

When a Race Man’s Color is Purple

When an icon such as Prince Rogers Nelson transitions, he becomes a torch for both…

[GOAL ORIENTED] Emmitt Smith’s New Passions

It took Emmitt Smith 164 games in his professional career to set the NFL’s rushing…

[GOAL ORIENTED] Indiana Fever’s Tamika Catchings’ Fast Break Into Giving

Editor’s Note: This is the first in EBONY.com’s series entitled “Goal Oriented,” which celebrates and…