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Harlem Globetrotter teaches kids how to prevent bullying

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Children at the Habersham YMCA learned about ways to preventbullying at their schools Monday with the help of Harlem Globetrotter BucketsBlakes.

The presentation used the team's signature ball-handlingskills and humor for a well-balanced presentation that informed and entertained.

This program was designed in coordination with the national campaignto stop violence and covers three key ways kids can help reduce bullying intheir communities.

"The ABCs of bullying prevention, the A being action, the Bbeing bravery and the C being compassion," said Blakes. "These kids will getthe opportunity to have a foundation to stand on and help rid bullying in theirschools."

The Harlem Globetrotters will play Thursday at the SavannahCivic Center at 7 p.m.  

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