Hello DBC Community,

The Orlando Magic and Elfrid Payton need your help to take home one of the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) most prestigious awards.  Elfrid has been recognized by the NBA for his outstanding work in the Central Florida community and is a finalist for the 2016-17 NBA Cares Community Assist Season Long Award.

You can play a major role in leading us to victory by using social media to vote:

  • Twitter:  Tweet a comment using #NBACommunityAssist AND #ElfridPayton

o   Retweets will count as votes

  • Facebook:  Comment on a post from the Orlando Magic/NBA/ NBA Cares page using #NBACommunityAssist AND #ElfridPayton
  • Instagram:  Post a photo using #NBACommunityAssist AND #ElfridPayton in the

photo description.

o   Only unique posts will be counted as votes; commenting on a post using both hashtags does not qualify as a vote.


  • Wednesday, April 26th at 12:00 p.m. ET voting will open for fans
  • Friday, May 5th at 11:59 p.m. ET voting will close for fans
  • Monday, June 26th winner is announced

Please post as much as possible from April 26 – May 5, and encourage your contacts to do so as well.  It will take an entire community effort to bring this prestigious award to Central Florida.
We appreciate your help with this initiative !

Thank you and Go Magic!