voter suppression and motivating Black voters to make their voices heard at the polls. In addition to becoming one of the most vocal proponents of social issues throughout his time in the NBA, James has given back to his community, opening
the I Promise School in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. The inaugural class was surprised with free tuition to Kent State University when they recently visited the Ohio college at a part of class trip.
T he Los Angeles Lakers star was named TIME's Athlete of the Year in recognition of his tireless activism, which includes spearheading the creation of More Than a Vote, a nonprofit aimed at thwarting
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