Durant returned to his home Wednesday in Prince George's County, Maryland, for the opening of an after-school facility bearing his name. The two-time defending champion Warriors visit the Washington Wizards on Thursday night.
Durant gave a $10 million endowment to College Track at The Durant Center. It promises to offer scholarships, tutoring and financial support to help area children get into and graduate from college.
"The full-circle stuff that you dream about," Durant told the Washington Post. "So many people that meant so much to me at that time, and to see my name on the building ..."
Incredible to see this come to life and spend time with the class of 2026 today https://t.co/uKL4Clu6BT- Kevin Durant (@KDTrey5) January 24, 2019
Along with The Durant Center, Durant has donated close to $60,000 for new basketball courts at the Seat Pleasant Activity Center in D.C.