Posts tagged "charity"

Tyrus nominated for national community service award

From Thomas started the Tyrus Thomas Foundation, which in cooperation with the Baton Rouge Area Foundation, provides educational and recreational programs to area children. This year, he launched Tyrus Thomas, Inc., to fund a youth retention program called C.A.T.C.H. (Caring and Actively Teaching Children Hope), which targets at-risk youth. To learn more about his... Read more »

Luol Deng to be honored for human rights

According to a quick note by Mike McGraw, Luol Deng will be honored for his work through his charitable foundation. Bulls forward Luol Deng will be honored today during the Midwest Light of Human Rights Awards at the Fairmont Hotel. He’ll receive an award for dedication to human rights through his charitable foundation, which has... Read more »