Monday, September 9th, 2013 at 3:46 pm  |  2 responses

Dwyane Wade Hosts Wade’s World Weekend in Chicago (PHOTOS)

Flash supports the Windy City.

This past weekend, 3-time NBA Champion Dwyane Wade went back to Chicago to support his hometown community. From September 5-7, Wade and his foundation hosted a number of events, including a fundraiser for Wade’s World Foundation, a 10th Anniversary Celebration Gala, and the Choose to Live, Live to Dream Festival. Photos above by Bob Metelus.

More about Wade’s World Foundation:

The mission of Wade’s World Foundation is to help inspire and provide support to community-based organizations that promote education, health and social skills for kids in at-risk situations so they have the necessary tools they need to leave a positive footprint within their community and succeed in their life experiences. Since the foundation launched in 2003, Wade and his family have been committed to giving back in Chicago, South Florida and throughout the country.

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  • LakeShow

    Holy sh*t that looks hella boring.

    Thanks for the pics SLAM!

  • Wall Ball

    That was Douglas Park on Chicago’s Westside. Many schools and neighborhood children attended. Thanks D Wade. You still rep The Chi even though you play for the Heat. A lot of kids walked away with smiles with the lineup you guys put together! Wall Ball!!!!