TINA CHARLES - WNBA Star, Philanthropist.

Tina Charles - WNBA Star, Philanthropist.

Center for the Connecticut Suns, Charles won the gold medal for the US Women's Basketball team at the London Olympics in 2012.  As well as basketball, Charles' other passion is helping others and giving back, grateful as she is for her unique talent and the commercial success and celebrity it has bestowed upon her.  In 2012 she funded the building of a school in Africa.  Charles' most recent philanthropic project is the creation of the Tina Charles Hope Heart Foundation, a non-profit organization formed in 2013 with the mission of putting a defibrillator in every school.