Shaquille O'Neal Teams Up With Boys and Girls Club of America

The basketball great and former club member is launching a back-to-school campaign.
2:35 | 08/01/13

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Josh, we have very important guests to talk about the boys and girls club. We do. These muscles on the back of my neck, I'm not used to looking up. But I'm looking up at one of the greats. One of the all-timers. Shaquille o'neal, and his mom, joining us today. They're here to launch the club's cools for back-to-school campaign, wake-up call to action. This is a big man who is going to speak. We better listen. Welcome, shaquille. How are you? Thanks for having us. Tell us about the campaign and how we can help? My mother and I love the boys and girls club. My mother did a great think of stretching education. I saw that she made a steal and assist. Made me do better in school. We teamed up with jcpenney, help the kids open up and give them school supplies, give them after-school campaigns. Just keep them focused because they need to realize that education is very, very important. Without education, nothing will go right. And the supplies especially, so many school systems that need them. It's important for parents to keep them in school. Give them some advice at home. How do we keep them motivated and do the school work? You have to make learning fun. At summertime, it's easy to relax. We say reading is important. Instead of laying around, watching cartoons on saturday, pick up a book sometimes and learn how to read so you'll be prepared for your step ahead when you get back to school. That's right. Making it fun. Let's make it fun. Time to graduate. But you have to get through some obstacles. Start the clock. Let's go. And away, we go. Let's go. Oh. There's the jump rope. Come on. Who gets the cap and gown? You're never going to beat him. And the caps and the gowns. Thanks for being here. Good job. Thanks to all of you guys for being here. It was a great game. Shaq, give it up. Give it up. Shaquille o'neal and where's

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