Chris and Malaak Rock: a library grows in Bushwick

Brodeur, John
November 2008
New York Amsterdam News;11/20/2008, Vol. 99 Issue 48, p35
The article reports on the support given by Chris and Malaak Rock to libraries in Bushwick, New York. It collaborated with Target, a retail chain, to hold a private shopping event for 175 children in need, giving each a $250 gift card to spend on toys and gifts. Afterwhich, Target awarded a $100,000 grant to the community for the renovation of its library. It also donated $1 million to the Salvation Army, wherein each of the 40 division will receive $25,000 to improve one library or media center.


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