The NBA just announced for their plans to start a new basketball league in Africa. The league which will launch next year is set to have twelve teams from across the continent, including Angola, Egypt, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa and Tunisia. While there are currently basketball teams across Africa, this pro league will allow for them to become more unified and receive more resources and visibility. To learn more about the Basketball Africa League, click here.
Adidas just released their latest line of sneakers, Continental 80. The new line of sneakers is finished with classic leather and sport colorways to make a bold silhoutte that is sure to complete any look. There are currently 32 styles available in womens, mens and childrens ranging from $65-$120. For more information on the Continetal 80 and their other products click here.
SocialVentures just announced the seventh and final Philanthropitch Columbus finalist, Freedom a la Cart. Freedom a la Cart is one of five nonprofits organizations to participate in SocialVentures’ Nonprofit Catalyst program over the past year. The program helps Central Ohio nonprofits develop substainable social ventures The organization’s wants to help empower survivors of human trafficking by providing employment opportunities and a support system in order for them to build a life of freedom and self-suffiecy. Currently, they are trying to expand their catering business and open a new café in Columbus to help grow the number of their employees and to further expand their mission throughout the community. For more information about Freedom a la Cart and SocialVentures click here.
Adidas has partnered with Bape for a new football collection. The latest clothing line features Bape's signature black or green camouflage style with hoodies, athletic leggings, cleats and more. The limited capsule collection was released on Addidas' website on February 1 but is avalaible in the Bape Flagship stores starting February 2. The clothing articles range from $40-$600. For more information about Bape and the collection, click here.