WNBA legend supports RI Coalition against violence

From fame of the basketball court to her victories at the Olympic Games, WNBA legend Lisa Leslie has been inspiring young women to reach their goals.

Lisa Leslie 2Olympian Lisa Leslie joined The Rhode Show on Thursday, along with Executive Director of the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Deborah DeBare.

The RICADV will celebrate 35 years of progress in the movement to end domestic violence with Lisa, who in addition to being the first woman to slam dunk in the WNBA, is a supporter of the national NO MORE campaign against domestic violence. She is dedicated to helping youth make healthy choices to succeed in life.

Lisa has been vocal about creating social support systems and leadership skills for youth.

Watch the video above for Lisa’s appearance on The Rhode Show.



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