Tag Archives: Non-profit

UVA Alumni Give Back to Their Communities

University of Virginia alumnus and former basketball star, Sean Singletary, ran drills with children at a basketball program earlier this month in Charlottesville. UVA has an active alumni base that are heavily involved in their communities. Chris Havlicek is an active member of several community organizations and board member of the Genesis Foundation for Children,… Read More »

NBA Artwork Benefits Organizations

Erika King’s art collage, “NBA Legends of Basketball – We Made This Game” features basketball icons and their signatures, including John Havlicek’s. Some of the proceeds went to the National Basketball Retired Players Association.

Beth Havlicek’s Olympic Fundraiser Raised Money for Team

Chris Havlicek’s mother, Beth, started a fundraiser called “Hometown Heroes” when Chris was touring with his Olympic team. The fundraiser raised money through the “Adopt an Athlete” program. Participants paid $40 and “adopted” an Olympian. They received a gym bag with their athlete’s autographed picture and other Olympics themed memorabilia. The money was given to Olympic… Read More »