Ian Mahinmi, a pro basketball player for the NBA, and global entrepreneur, founded the Ian Mahinmi I AM Foundation in 2017. Through the foundation, he works to empower and mentor children in the places he calls home – Benin, France, San Antonio and the NBA city in which he plays. He is dedicated to the advancement of youth and building strong communities through service, mentorship and leadership. Truly humbled and grateful for the opportunities that allowed his hard work to be recognized and the position he has now to help others, Ian wants to give back to the communities in the places where he’s from, where he lives and where he plays.