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Udonis Haslem Launches Another Affordable Housing Project In His Hometown Of Miami

An affordable housing project will be carried out by Udonis Haslem in his hometown.

Samantha Dorisca

Aug 21, 2023

Udonis Haslem Says LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, And Chris Bosh Took Pay Cuts To Keep Him On The Team

Miami Heat’s Udonis Haslem will be saying farewell to the NBA after a 20-year run, and he’s had quite the career, winning three championship titles with the team.

Samantha Dorisca

Mar 30, 2023

NBA Player Udonis Haslem Claims He Was 'Gypped Out Of $15 Million' As A Result Of His FTX Deal

Miami Heat player Udonis Haslem claims he’s been “gypped” as a result of his FTX deal.

Samantha Dorisca

Dec 19, 2022

NBA Vet Udonis Haslem To Support POC-Owned Miami Businesses With $100K In Grants

It’s the best act of service when professional athletes support their teams’ cities. In partnership with FTX, Udonis Haslem is showing love to both his home team and hometown. The Miami Heat veteran’s foundation has joined the cryptocurrency exchange firm to provide two POC business owners with $50,000 grants, according to Miami Herald. The funding aims to help small minority-owned Miami businesses flourish while being subjected to the negative impact of gentrification in the city’s neighborhoods. “You’re bringing in bigger chains and the businesses that have survived in these communities for a long time have a different kind of competition,” said Haslem, according to Miami Herald. “They don’t have access to business plans and marketing and the financial backing (needed) to sustain in gentrified areas.” Being deeply in tune with Miami, it was far from a challenge to know the ways in which fellow natives need assistance. Being from the city and a longtime resident, the issues hit...

Ngozi Nwanji

Apr 19, 2022