Heâ€™s not a Dr., except on the hardwood! He’s in today’s vintage ad.
He grew up shooting hoops at a Salvation Army youth center and returned the favor later in life by appearing in a Christmas kettle TV spot.
He joined dozens of other notable Americans who gave their time and talent to film brief TV ads during the 50s to the 80s to encourage the public to give generously to The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign.
Can you guess who it is?
Hit the white arrow in the player below to find out.
We want to celebrate The Salvation Army donors, volunteers and staff in almost every community in America who are making it possible for someone hungry to eat; someone lonely to have a friend; or someone lost to be found. We hope you stop by often and find something to encourage you.