Monday, November 14, 2016

Heart-breaking appeal

Ryan Hill, who founded and runs KIPP in NJ, just sent me this heart-breaking appeal. I just donated $250. Please do what you can – they're still $10,000 short of what they need:


Hi Whitney,


We need your help.


One of our 8-year-olds was brutally murdered alongside her family on Saturday. The remaining family members (grandmother and aunt) really need financial support.  Any chance you could email this out?


Here's an article about it:


The details are worse than what's been reported. This is the worst thing I've encountered in all my years working in Newark and NYC.

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