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Who We Are

Blair Charity Group is a nonprofit foundation committed to promoting leadership development and leveraging networks to address the significant needs and priorities of Southern Arizona.


Joseph Blair

Executive Director/Founder

Joseph Blair infuses over 20 years of passionate community involvement and leadership into his role as founder, Executive Director of the Blair Charity Group (BCG) and Director of the Arizona Basketball Academy. He works with the Board of Directors to oversee the mission and direction of the Foundation. He is also President/CEO, Blair players, LLC. Prior to BCG, Blair was the founder and Executive Director of the Arizona Basketball Alumni Foundation and founder of the Joseph Blair Basketball School, (Biella, Italy), and a Professional Athlete. As Southern Arizona’s Philanthropic Ambassador , he serves on numerous board and is a celebrated Host, Master of Ceremonies, Keynote and Motivational Speaker. He has been recognized as S. Arizona Top 25 Most Influential African-Americans (2011), State of Black Arizona, Community Luminary, Joseph Blair Day, June 23 (City of Tucson), Library of Congress Recognition – Arizona Basketball Academy.


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