Coop’s Life Skills is a youth enrichment program founded in 2007 by 5-time NBA champion and Los Angeles Lakers legend, Michael “Coop” Cooper and his son Michael Cooper II. CLS has a mission of enriching kid’s lives and building a better tomorrow. CLS address the alarming rise in obesity and other health and academic issues that disproportionately impact youth in disadvantaged communities across the country. CLS provides program participants with the fundamental skills and knowledge to make healthy choices in their every day lives.