TITLE

STARBRIGHT UNIVERSE GROWS

AUTHOR(S)
Attanasio, Nick
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/19/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 13, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on expansion of Starbright World, an interactive computer community for sick children in the United States. Brainchild by non-profit Starbright Foundation; Financial and technical support from the Dell Computer Corp., the Paul G. Allen Charitable Foundation and America Online; Chance for seriously ill children to play games on the Internet.
ACCESSION #
3919267

 

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