Boys & Girls Clubs of Naperville “Great Futures Start Here”
“Great Futures Start Here” PSA Campaign Directed by Ron Howard
Boys & Girls Clubs of Naperville Area has joined thousands of others across the country in the launch of a star-studded new Public Service Advertising (PSA) campaign, featuring 21 notable Club alumni, dramatically showcasing the impact of the Club experience in transforming the lives of young people. The PSA made its national debut in Washington, DC.
“We are very excited about the new PSA campaign because it shows the dramatic impact of the Club on young lives,” said Anthory McCain/Vice President of Operations of NICOR Gas,of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Naperville Area. “Just like these well-known Club alumni, we see the importance of setting high expectations for every child we serve and believe that investing in them now ensures a better future for all,” said McCain.
The ad, which was filmed in Los Angeles, features 21 notable Boys & Girls Club alumni including Denzel Washington and Jennifer Lopez (co-national spokespersons), Ashanti, General Wesley Clark, Misty Copeland, John Paul DeJoria, Cuba Gooding Jr., Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Sugar Ray Leonard, Mario Lopez, Ne-Yo, Edward James Olmos, Lucille O’Neal, Shaquille O’Neal, Smokey Robinson, CC Sabathia, Martin Sheen, Courtney Vance, Kerry Washington, and Shaun White.