20 Details About The Multi-Million-Dollar Public Elementary School That Was Set Up By LeBron James

LeBron James has built somewhat of a reputation for giving it back. The NBA star has his own eponymous foundation, is a vocal supporter of various non-profit children’s organizations and has even been awarded for his services to the community. But his latest project, a multi-million dollar public elementary school, may be his most awe-inspiring yet – and here’s why.

20. The school is intended to help disadvantaged kids

James decided to set up the I Promise School in his native Akron after learning about the troubling number of kids in the city who leave high school without a diploma. The initiative is designed to help children from disadvantaged backgrounds with their education and general well-being. And James has plenty of experience of being in such a position.

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