Press Release | May 21, 2008

Earvin “Magic” Johnson Plays Ball with Military Kids at the Camp Pendleton Armed Services YMCA

Earvin “Magic” Johnson visited the Camp Pendleton Armed Services YMCA (ASYMCA) today to hold a basketball clinic for nearly 70 children enrolled in Operation Hero, a mentoring program for children of Navy and Marine service members. Johnson also participated in a three-point shoot around basketball game with a few members of the Camp Pendleton Marine Corps basketball team. The visit by Johnson, a Sodexo-sponsored event, is geared to promote an active and healthy lifestyle and increase self-esteem for military kids.