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NBA star James Harden donates supplies, new basketballs to Haitian children – Haitian Times

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Bridging the gap
Nine-time NBA all-star James Harden announced he is working with his Impact13 Foundation to donate supplies to Haitian children, according to Yahoo Sports. 
The 5,000 essential items will include backpacks, water bottles, and shoes. Alongside the platform Gopuff, 3,000 personal hygiene products will also be donated. 
In addition to this initiative, Harden, who plays for the Brooklyn Nets, has also supported the construction of a new basketball court alongside Foundation Barbancourt that will highlight artwork by Olivier A. Ganthier

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Larisa is a reporter for The Haitian Times covering politics, elections and education primarily. A graduate of the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY, she has interned at CNBC and the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network. She is also a recipient of a 2021 DBEI Fellowship by Investigative Reporters & Editors. Larisa can be reached by email at larisa@haitiantimes.com or on Twitter @larisakarr.

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by Larisa Karr, The Haitian Times
January 19, 2022
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