Porschla Coleman is a philanthropist and former model from the United States. She is best known for being the spouse of Jason Frederick Kidd, a basketball coach who is also a former player.
Coleman stopped modeling after being married to Jason Kidd and started concentrating on charitable endeavors.
She currently holds the position of Executive Director for The Jason Kidd Foundation, a nonprofit organization that works to enhance juvenile education.
Porschla Coleman and her husband were chosen as finalists for the “Man & Woman of the Year” campaign, which seeks to raise money for blood cancer research in the US.
Together with her husband and kids, she currently resides in New York City.
Early Life and Career
On August 14, Porschla Coleman was born in Gulfport, Mississippi, in the United States. She developed a strong affinity for modeling at a young age.
She traveled to New York City at the age of 17 in order to pursue a modeling career, leaving her hometown behind.
She then caught the attention of a modeling agent, who provided her with a modeling chance.
Coleman then went on to pose for renowned photographers and model for some of the most well-known clothing companies.
She participated in the popular television program “Star Search” in 2003, when she was a finalist. Additionally, she has made appearances in TV programs like “Khloé & Lamar” and “The Morning Blend.”
Despite having a great modeling career, she made the decision to stop modeling so that she could focus more on charitable endeavors.
Family and Personal Life
Porschla Coleman and Jason Frederick Kidd began dating in 2008. Chance Kidd, Coleman and Kidd’s son, was born on January 24, 2010.
On September 10, 2011, Coleman and Kidd decided to get married after a 13-month engagement.
After becoming married to Jason Kidd, Coleman adopted Trey, Miah, and Jazelle, children from Kidd’s first union to actress and journalist Joumana.
Noah Grace Kidd, Coleman and Kidd’s daughter, was born in 2012.
Cooper Anne Kidd, Porschla Coleman’s third child, was born on November 19, 2017, at the hospital.
Coleman, who enjoys creating clothes and cooking, was motivated to start a clothing line by her children.
She is active on social media, and she has more than 4,000 followers on Twitter.
Jason Kidd established “The Jason Kidd Foundation” in 1996, and Porschla Coleman works with it. The foundation wants to improve education.
Additionally, it guarantees that pupils of all ages have access to the resources needed for success in life. The Jason Kidd Foundation’s executive director at the moment is Coleman.
Additionally, she maintains a close relationship with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), a nonprofit dedicated to battling blood cancer.
Coleman has been chosen to take part in the organization’s annual “Man & Woman of the Year” fundraising effort.
Ten weeks are allotted for the community-based competition that makes up the campaign.
The chosen contestants are required to assist in fund-raising efforts to recognize neighborhood kids who have overcome blood cancer during the tournament.
Candidates who have contributed the most money to the cause are named “Man & Woman of the Year” at the conclusion of the competition.
Coleman uses her social media platforms in addition to participating in other fundraising events to collect money to fight cancer.