Features news in brief

Features news in brief for June 15
Oklahoman Modified: June 13, 2014 at 6:49 pm •  Published: June 15, 2014
Advertisement
;

IN BRIEF

Kevin Durant charity to give grants

Kevin Durant and the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation, in partnership with KIND Healthy Snacks, unveiled “A Strong & Kind Summer With KD” to help at-risk youths understand how strength and kindness can coexist in their lives. Through the initiative, up to 35 grants will be distributed to organizations committed to teaching kids, through specialized summer programming, how it’s strong to be kind.

Organizations interested in applying for a grant can go to kevindurant.com through July 7. Grants will be distributed on a rolling basis in increments of $10,000.

“I am excited to partner with KIND and introduce kids to a ‘Strong & Kind Summer,’” Durant said in a news release. “I’ve always supported specialized programs dedicated to teaching young people how to be strong and kind in their communities, and this program does exactly that."

Continue reading this story on the...