Ohio State basketball All-American and NBA veteran Jim Jackson is the keynote speaker for the sixth annual “Ethics in American Sports” luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Friday (4/29) at the Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High St.

Tickets are $35 for the sixth annual event with proceeds supporting the Todd A. Bell National Resource Center on the African American Male. The center conducts national research and provides unique support services to improve the academic performance, graduation rates and professional development of Black males.

For more information contact Edie Waugh, (614) 688-3638 or