Bismack Biyombo is a professional basketball player currently playing for the Orlando Magic. A proud native of the Democratic Republic of Congo and a veteran in the NBA with 7 years under his belt, he is known in the league as a defensive powerhouse with a cunning ability to block shots and protect the rim. Biyombo first commanded the attention of fans when playing for the Toronto Raptors in the 2015/2016 season, stealing the show by being an integral part of the squad that made Raptors franchise history, qualifying for the first time in the Eastern Conference finals.
Biyombo’s philanthropic work has lead to much recognition, and he has been given the Global Good Honor at the BET Awards. Outside of the basketball court Biyimbo is involved in a lot of activities to help the youth, especially in his home country where he develops activities for Congolese youth. The non-profit Bismack Biyombo Foundation helps these youth through the power of basketball, in the Congo and beyond.