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Former Packers Nick Collins, James Jones helped Boys & Girls Club kids stay healthy this summer

MILWAUKEE — A couple former Green Bay Packers players were in Milwaukee Tuesday, June 25 to help ensure kids have a healthy summer.

Nick Collins and James Jones joined more than 300 Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee members — leading groups focused on the importance of health and wellness. They talked about eating right, staying fit, and forming positive relationships.

Former Packers Nick Collins, James Jones helped Boys & Girls Club kids stay healthy this summer

James Jones

James Jones

“I was part of the Boys and Girls Club, and just, the lessons they teach you — a lot of life lessons that I still use to this day that I learned at the Boys and Girls Club, so it’s an honor to be here. I’m glad I could be here, and I love staying active, so if I can get out here with the kids, like I said, I’m not going to make anybody throw up. It ain’t a promise, but I’m excited to come out here and run around,” said Jones.

More than 200 volunteers from Kohl’s led the kids through different activity stations.

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