TITLE

Chris and Malaak Rock: a library grows in Bushwick

AUTHOR(S)
Brodeur, John
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;11/20/2008, Vol. 99 Issue 48, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
35865571

 

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