Tag Archive | WNBA Community Assist Award

Indiana Fever Natalie Achonwa has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award

Indiana Fever center Natalie Achonwa has earned the Dawn Staley Community Leadership Award for outstanding leadership and commitment to the community, the WNBA announced today. The award, which is named in honor of WNBA legend and Hall of Famer Dawn Staley, was created to recognize a WNBA player who best exemplifies the characteristics of a […]

Indiana Fever Natalie Achonwa Earns Season Long WNBA Community Assist Award presented by State Farm

Indiana Fever center Natalie Achonwa has earned the Season long WNBA Community Assist Award presented by State Farm in recognition of her commitment and dedication to giving back to the community. Throughout the 2019 preseason and regular season, Achonwa was an integral part of the Fever’s community outreach. During the Fever’s 20th season, Achonwa helped […]

Los Angeles’ Nneka Ogwumike Receives Season Long WNBA Cares Community Assist Award

Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike has earned the Seasonlong WNBA Community Assist Award presented by State Farm in recognition of her dedication to community outreach.   Ogwumike consistently made an impact in the community throughout the 2018 WNBA season, leading or participating in events that focused on female empowerment, health and wellness, diversity and […]

New York Liberty to Host Unity Weekend from July 13-15

The New York Liberty will host its first-ever Unity Weekend from July 13-15, highlighted by a panel discussion on Sunday, July 15 at Westchester County Center prior to its game against the Chicago Sky. The panel will feature former NBA player, activist and author Etan Thomas, CBS Sports personality Dana Jacobson, Columbia University Professor of […]