• LeBron James explains why giving every student at his I Promise school a bicycle was an important, personal part of his mission

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

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    With the opening of LeBron James' I Promise School, basketball's biggest star showed how big an impact he wants his career to have off the court.
    The school will open with 240 at-risk children, each of them receiving free uniforms, meals, and guaranteed tuition to the University of Akron, as well as a bicycle and a helmet.
    James explained to The Wall Street Journal why providing every student with a bicycle was an important part of his mission, citing the freedom his bicycle allowed him as a child.
    With the opening of the LeBron James Family Foundation I Promise School...
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