Crenshaw Y featured in Russell Westbrook's Nike Playlist Episode

With the recently renovated facility--made possible by its partnership with Russel Westbrook's “Why Not?" Foundation and the Jordan Brand--Crenshaw Family YMCA was honored to be featured in Nike's Playlist Takeover episode Russel Westbrook of the Los Angeles Lakers. The episode showcased the Y's newly renovated indoor basketball court and youth center which provides a safe, fun and productive space for families and youth in the Crenshaw community and nearby neighborhoods to thrive.

Y kids were given the incredible opportunity to hang out with the nine-time NBA All Star, showcase their talents and dance moves, and have fun!

Watch full Russell Westbrook Throws a Party | Jordan Brand Nike Playlist Takeover | Nike episode below:


The “Why Not?" Foundation was created in 2012 to create pathways of empowerment for the undeserved population and at-risk communities by implementing structured education opportunities, workforce developments and providing accessible mental health resources.