Spike Lee’s decade-spanning career includes more than the films we know and love—some of his most iconic projects have been commercials.
SPIKE looks at it all, including his collaboration with Michael Jordan and @Nike for Air Jordan.
The Chris Paul Family Foundation provides resources to raise leaders and level the playing field in education, sports, and life. They created the Leadership Alliance to support marginalized students by leading with PRIDE: purpose, respect, integrity, discipline, and excellence.
Chris Paul and his family founded the organization to honor his late grandfather and the city of Winston-Salem, NC, for nurturing him from his days as a local high school stand-out to a national star at Wake Forest University.
Currently, Black males only make up 2% of public school teachers. @Erik_Kynard works with Leaders To Learners (@leaderstolearn) to improve the educational experiences, outcomes, and life options for students by addressing the need for more Black male teachers in public schools.
Inspired by his late mother, @dak named the Faith Fight Finish Foundation (@FFFfoundation4) after her three favorite words of encouragement. The foundation invests in a better future by empowering individuals, families, and communities to find strength through adversity.
@CC_Sabathia and Amber Sabathia founded the PitCCh In Foundation (@PitCChInFDN) to enrich inner-city youth through educational and athletic activities. Like us, they believe every inner-city youth deserves a safe space to play, resources to learn, and the support to thrive.
@BumpNrunGilm0re created the Gilmore Family Foundation, which provides underserved youth with resources to reach their full potential. They believe in a focused education on American history to stress the cycles that keep repeating, while striving to change them.
@HV3_Golf knows just how prohibitive the cost of golf equipment, coaching, and course access can be, which is why he founded the HV3 Foundation (@hv3_foundation) that provides youth with affordable access to sports.
@Mathieu_Era established the Tyrann Mathieu Foundation (@TM32_Foundation) to positively impact financially disadvantaged children and youth in Kansas City, and in his hometown of New Orleans through esteem building, mentorship opportunities, football camps, and more.
Shout-out to our WNBA family who partners with the Student Leadership Network (@studentleadnet) to support young people in diverse, underserved communities with access to higher education. Their students graduate at nearly four times the rate of their national peers. Salute.
@zeus30hightower works with Year Up (@yearup) to close the opportunity divide and provide young adults with equitable access to economic opportunity, education, and justice—no matter their background, income or zip code.