The YLC is raising awareness about the importance of grade-level reading proficiency by running a book drive through June 14 to benefit STEPS’ families. They’re encouraging summer reading and family involvement for children from low-income families in the South Bronx. To see the books, click here.
JAY Z at Carnegie Hall
JAY Z TO PERFORM TWO HISTORIC CONCERTS AT CARNEGIE HALL BENEFITING UNITED WAY OF NEW YORK CITY AND THE SHAWN CARTER SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION
FEBRUARY 6 & 7, 2012
In his most intimate performances in years, Shawn "JAY Z" Carter will headline at Carnegie Hall, in the Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, raising millions for United Way of New York City and the Shawn Carter Scholarship Foundation on February 6, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. and February 7, 2012 at 9:30 p.m.
Concert goers will get a once in a lifetime experience as JAY Z takes the stage at the New York landmark to raise dollars that will help fight poverty, boost on-time graduation rates in underserved New York City schools, and put college within reach for low-income students across the five boroughs.
For tickets priced at $2,500 and $5,000 and boxes starting at $15,000, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For tickets priced at $1,500 and below, visit Carnegie Hall's website.