Basketball Without Borders

NBA AND McDONALD’S PARTNER ON COURT REFURBISHMENT AT PIMVILLE

The National Basketball Association (NBA) in collaboration with McDonald’s South Africa, continues it’s community outreach efforts with Basketball Without Borders Africa by building basketball courts in underdeveloped communities.

The Boys and Girls Club is a facility-based after-school program, for young people between the ages of 6 and 19, supervised by trained professional staff providing daily structured programs and activities from Monday to Friday between 14h00 and 18h00. McDonald’s South Africa built a basketball court on the boys and girls club premises.

“At McDonald’s we’re committed to supporting youth sport at a grassroot level and basketball epitomises our core values of fun, teamwork, integrity, learning and a balanced and active lifestyle and that is why we are so excited about this program”, says Greg Solomon, Managing Director of McDonald’s South Africa.