TITLE

A Slam Dunk for Kids

PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
NEA Today;Apr99, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites the donation of Michael Jordan, a retired basketball player, to the National Education Association's (NEA) National Foundation for the Improvement of Education (NFIE) for children. Comment from Jordan; Brief information on the NFIE; Details on how to get a Jordan Fundamental grant.
ACCESSION #
1715634

 

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