Atlanta’s Clark Atlanta University and Alabama A&M University with both receive a $1 miliion donation for former NBA Star Charles Barkley in honor of Giving Tuesday.

“We are delighted to receive this generous gift from Mr. Barkley,” said Clark Atlanta President Ronald A. Johnson, Ph.D. “This gift reflects Charles Barkley’s tremendous heart and his desire to make a significant, positive and lasting difference in the lives of others. It is a testament to the importance of the transformative impact of CAU on its students, surrounding community, the nation and beyond,” Johnson finished.