Houston is home for James Harden and he’s dedicated to bridging socioeconomic and educational gaps in the Houston area. JH-Town Weekend is full of entertaining, charitable events, where our foundation raises funds to support our causes of academic excellence and entrepreneurship across the community.
James Edward Harden, born August 26, 1989, is a professional basketball player, and has been for over 13 seasons. Harden is well decorated with many professional accolades; 9x NBA All-Star, NBA MVP, Olympic Gold Medalist, and McDonald’s All-American…just to name a few.
Aside from his efforts on the court, Harden wants to be most known for his efforts off the court. He is a generous philanthropist whose deeds have helped countless individuals. Harden seeks to incite positive change and use his platform to give a voice to those who do not have one.
He founded Impact13 Foundation in 2021. Impact13 is a non-profit organization dedicated to closing socio-economic gaps and improving the livelihood of disadvantaged places through community development, education, entrepreneurship, the arts, fashion, and sports.