Members of the Penn State Lady Lions basketball team were among those on-hand at a State College food distribution event sponsored by the Centre County YMCA’s anti-hunger campaign.
The players got to meet their fans, while also discussing the importance of healthy eating, hydrating and exercise.
Other organizations at the event included medical experts and mental health counselors.
The Lady Lions coach says it was an educational and fun day for the team.
“Its a cornerstone of what we do for Penn State Athletics. we want to give back and use the jersey to make the world,our community,university park, state college, a better place.this is an amazing opportunity to help out”
The YMCA is now partnering with Cenclear Child Services to increase the number of support services at the food distribution events.