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Rondo a finalist for community award

4/22/2014

After winning Kia's Community Assist award for the month of December, Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is one of 10 finalist for the season award:

Fans can vote for the award beginning through May 5 on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

Rondo's charity of choice is the Blue Grass Community Foundation. His bio on the nominees page also notes: "Rajon Rondo supports many charities: the Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston, Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children and the Greater Boston Food Bank. He is a spokesperson for the Boston Celtics Step Your Game Up program and has granted numerous wishes this year including one with the Make-A-Wish Foundation. In addition to supporting Boston-based educational programs, he actively gives back to his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky by hosting youth basketball clinics. Through his foundation’s efforts, Rondo aims to provide children in low-income areas with safe, reliable resources and hope for the future."