ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION
Initiate equitable growth opportunities so youth can thrive.
HGF Foundation is governed by a 5-member Board of Directors. HGF is also comprised of a 4-member Executive Management Team that oversees the Foundation’s daily operations. Together, the HGF leadership and Management Team have more than 100 years of collective experience in their professional fields. The organization was founded by Jerami Grant, USA Men’s Basketball Olympic Gold Medalist.
The foundation has several programs that help serve our communities and uphold the mission that has been created to serve our youth. To include a yearly backpack drive, Giving away Thanksgiving meals, providing Christmas gifts to families in need, providing for the needs of the unhoused during the MLK celebrations, providing over 500 books during black history month to students and doing an essay contest, providing free tutoring throughout the year, partnering with other player to help build parks in our community and mentoring young girls throughout the year. These are only a few of the programs that HGF has created to display how we value and respect our greatest asset: our youth. We serve the youth connected to us through ties to our local communities and organizations.
The Hour Generation Foundation (HGF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to empowering youth in underserved communities to explore their talents by providing them information, resources, and extracurricular programs and services to maximize their potential and realize their special gifts to attain success in life.