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Published in Media Alerts on July 25, 2013 (PDF)

NBA Player Al Jefferson to Visit Children’s Hospital

Media Contact: Matt Johnson at 601-984-1975 or

WHAT: Mississippi native and Charlotte Hornets player Al Jefferson will visit children’s hospital patients.

WHEN: Friday, July 26 at 1 p.m.

WHERE: Batson Children’s Hospital

WHY: Jefferson is in town for the 5th Annual Al Jefferson Benefit Week for The Master’s Plan. The Master’s Plan is a nonprofit organization dedicated to introducing and promoting health, fitness and education in the community.