17 Dec, 2022
By FactsWow Team
Chris Paul is ending his college as he celebrates graduation by experiencing a gift for his fellow graduates.
On Friday, Chris Paul, 37, walked across the stage at Winston-Salem University. He received his bachelor’s degree in the field of communication.
Credits: Sports Illustrated
At the beginning of the ceremony, an announcement was made to graduate that each graduate would receive a bank account with the digital platform Greenwood, with funds from the NBA star Chris Paul deposited.
Chris Paul said to the press, 'His announcement made my day and made him feel normal and I wanted to stand outside and wait with them.'
Paul continued, 'Everyone has their own journey, their own experiences, an wanted the full experiences of what it meant to be a graduate.'
Friday's ceremony was a long-awaited coming for Paul. He attended Forest University until his sophomore year and left after becoming the No. 4 pick in the 2005 NBA Draft.
Credits: bellN SPORTS
Chris's busy 2022 NBA season began with special recognition from the WNBA when the 12-time All-Star received the inaugural Kobe and Gigi Bryant Advocacy Award.
Credits: The Guardian
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