Academy Award winning actor Denzel Washington talks Boys and Girls Club with Senator John Kennedy

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Louisiana Senator John Kennedy Tuesday met with Academy Award  winning Actor and Boys & Girls Clubs of America National Spokesperson Denzel Washington.  

“Today I had the opportunity to discuss the great work of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America with one of my favorite actors, Denzel Washington.”

Kennedy said during the visit, he and Washington discussed the impact the Boys and Girls Club of America, is making in young people’s lives every day.

“The Boys and Girls Clubs of Louisiana serve more than 24,000 kids, and help empower them to reach their full potential as responsible and caring citizens.” Kennedy said.  

While in D.C. Washington is expected to attend the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Washington’s National Youth of the Year Celebration Tuesday night. 

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