ATLANTA - NBA legend Charles Barkley has pledged to donated $1 million dollars to Clark Atlanta University as a part of 'Giving Tuesday.'
The hall of fame player made the announcement Tuesday on WJOX-FM sports talk radio in Birmingham, Alabama.
"This gift reflects Charles Barkley's tremendous heart and his desire to make a significant, positive and lasting difference in the lives of others." Says Clark Atlanta President Ronald A. Johnson, Ph.D.
The University had a strong social media campaign for Giving Tuesday.
"It is a testament to the importance of the transformative impact of CAU on its students, surrounding community, the nation and beyond."