2021 July WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm
September 17, 2021
NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2021 – Dallas Wings guard Arike Ogunbowale has been named the July WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm® recipient for her ongoing efforts and dedication to supporting and uplifting young female athletes and breaking down barriers for participation in sports.
In July, working closely with the Dick’s Sporting Goods Foundation, Ogunbowale surprised a group of young basketball players from the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis and their youth development program. As part of the #SportsMatter Giving Truck, young athletes were given sports equipment. Ogunbowale has demonstrated her passion for being a role model to young girls and athletes while supporting their athletic quests.