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Gridley Street Elementary School Students Pledge To “Make a Friend Who Doesn’t Look Like You”

Gridley Street Elementary School is a Dual Language Academy teaching Kindergarten - 5th Grade Located...
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New ‘Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award’ Announced by NBA

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sat down with “CBS This Morning” to discuss the...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Chosen as 2021 Commencement Speaker for Washington University in St. Louis

Mr. Abdul-Jabbar will deliver Washington University’s 160th Commencement address in May at a small, in-person...
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To Ditch the Screen, Los Angeles Schoolchildren Escape to the Great Outdoors for In-Person Science

An LAUSD first grader begins construction of her ecosystem model that...
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CNBC Halftime Report: Skyhook Foundation Gives Kids a Shot that Can’t Be Blocked

HALFTIME REPORT Skyhook Foundation gives kids a shot that can’t be blocked CNBC’s “Halftime Report”...
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A COVID-19 Story in Three Acts: The Origin of the LAUSD-Skyhook Eco-Vans

Dear Friends, Amidst the tragedy and uncertainty of the past year, we are thankful for all...
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Kareem joins CNBC The Closing Bell to talk about Skyhook & Panasonic award

NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on mobile classroom initiative, vaccine inequality NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Skyhook...
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Panasonic Foundation Recognized by the Global Business Alliance as a Leader in #CSR & COVID-19 Response for their Contribution to the Skyhook Foundation Eco-Vans Initiative!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 25, 2021 CONTACT – Jonathan Samford, 202.659.1903 Panasonic and Ericsson...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Talks Medicine, Mistrust, & Equality

Photo by John Russo Our lives are at risk. The health care system—and everyday individuals—have...
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Verizon Provides Critical Resources to the Skyhook Foundation

Hans Vestberg, Verizon Chairman and CEO, announces significant support for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s Foundation   What...