Mentoring Flipped Tobias Harris

Posted January 20, 2017
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Tobias Harris wants to play professional basketball, but isn’t sure how to balance a healthy lifestyle. So his mentor gives him a few pointers in nutrition and exercise. You don’t have to be an NBA player to make a difference. Join the movement. Become a mentor In Real Life. http://www.mentoring.org/get-involved… Part of the In Real…»Read More

Tobias Harris Urges Middle School Kids to ‘Work like a Pro’ and Take Chances

Posted May 25, 2016
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By Victor Manuel Ramos of NewsDay.com – Detroit Pistons forward Tobias Harris told dozens of middle school student athletes in Hempstead Wednesday that the path that took him from classrooms and basketball courts on Long Island to NBA stardom was carved by goal-setting, sheer will and persistence. Harris told the students, gathered in the district’s…»Read More

Pistons Forward Tobias Harris Visits Flint for National Reading Month

Posted March 25, 2016
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FLINT, MI – By Eric Goodyard – Detroit Pistons forward Tobias Harris paid a visit to students, ages 7-17, from the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Flint on Thursday. He joined Vic Vercherau, VP of Marketing for Farm Bureau Insurance of Michigan, to give local kids a day to remember. “Just being here for…»Read More

Tobias Harris and Teammates Participate in First Ever Magic FIT Kid Chef Celebrity Showdown

Posted November 18, 2015
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By Josh Cohen of OrlandoMagic.com– Usually, it’s friendly competitions on the basketball court and in the weight room after practices that infuse bragging rights amongst Magic players. Well, a few of today’s players are now also competing in the kitchen for some added pride and entitlement. And they even got their mothers involved. In the…»Read More

Tobias Harris Donates $50,000 to Education and Youth Mentoring Programs in Central Florida

Posted September 15, 2015
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By John Denton of OrlandoMagic.com – Overjoyed by the financial gift that Tobias Harris and the Orlando Magic had just bestowed on the Nap Ford Community School, Dr. Jennifer Porter-Smith said the versatile forward’s contributions to the kids of Central Florida extend well beyond just dollars and cents. “When I think about what Tobias is pouring…»Read More

Tobias Harris Receives March NBA Cares Community Assist Award

Posted April 13, 2015
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NEW YORK– Orlando Magic forward Tobias Harris has received the March NBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by Kaiser Permanente in recognition of his charitable contributions and efforts to motivate youth in schools throughout the Orlando community, the NBA announced today. The award recognizes an NBA player each month who best reflects the passion that…»Read More

Tobias Harris Named Winner of 2013-14 Rich & Helen DeVos Community Enrichment Award

Posted March 16, 2014
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The Orlando Magic’s Tobias Harris was named winner of the 2013-2014 Rich & Helen DeVos Community Enrichment Award (CEA) Saturday night at the 24th Annual Orlando Magic Youth Foundation (OMYF) Black Tie & Tennies Gala presented by INDOCHINO held at the Amway Center. This marks the first time Harris has won the award. The other…»Read More

Tobias and Magic Teammates Visit the Kids at Florida Hospital During The Holidays

Posted December 22, 2013
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On Friday, December 20th, Tobias and his Magic teammate paid a visit to the Walt Disney Pavilion at Florida Hospital for Children. Magic players Nikola Vucevic, Andrew Nicholson, Solomon Jones, Tobias Harris and former Magic great, Bo Outlaw, along with STUFF the Magic Mascot and Magic Dancers helped spread some cheer to pediatric patients at…»Read More

Tobias Participates in the “Share the Magic” Program

Posted November 22, 2013
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This season, as part of T12’s community initiatives, Tobias Harris will participate in the “Share the Magic” program.  The Magic donates over 5,000 tickets per year to non-profit organizations to allow under-privileged kids in the Central Florida area an opportunity to experience a Magic game. Tobias has bought into this program and will “Share the…»Read More

Tobias Harris, the Orlando Magic and Amway Celebrate Thanksgiving in the Community

Posted November 21, 2013
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By MyFoxOrlando.com – Orlando Magic forward Tobias Harris will partner with Magic teammate Maurice Harkless, the Magic and Amway Corporation to distribute Thanksgiving meals to preselected families from the Rosemont and Parramore communities on Thursday, Nov. 21 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Rosemont Community Center at 4872 Rose Bay Dr., Orlando, 32808. The group will…»Read More