More than a vote the voting rights group founded by lebron james and other star athletes is joining the fight over felon voting rights playing out in florida. The nonprofit is committing to help pay outstanding fines and fees for former felons seeking to vote in november.
Cnn nba superstar lebron james has partnered with other black athletes and entertainers to start a group aimed at protecting the voting rights of african americans the new york times reported.
Lebron james voter organization. Los angeles lakers star lebron james and his business partner maverick carter organized a group of star athletes and provided the start up cash for a non profit geared towards fighting voter. James and a collection of black athletes and entertainers are teaming together in a new group geared toward energizing black voters and thwarting voter suppression in cities around the country that. Lebron james forming group to protect black voting rights lakers star lebron james will again help fight for social justice through a new group that he is forming to fight for protection of black.
Lebron james is among the prominent athletes and artists that are part of the more than a vote organization. Lebron james launches website for more than a vote to help end black voter suppression james launched his website tuesday for more than a vote an organization he helped found to stop black voter. June 11 2020 2 49 pm cbs afp lebron james announced wednesday that he and several other professional athletes plan to found a charitable organization to protect black americans voting rights.
Lebron and his partners have formed an organization called more than a vote that will not only register black voters for the november election but also teach them how to counter voter suppression tactics. Cnn more than a vote a voting rights organization led by nba star lebron james.