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LeBron James was already helping at-risk kids go to college. Now he’s helping their parents get GEDs.

In August, we learned that LeBron James, through his charitable foundation, was partnering with the University of Akron to provide college scholarships for at-risk kids from that town. However, the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar is expanding that program to help the kids’ parents reach an important academic milestone. [LeBron James partners with the University of Akron […]
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