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Musician Prince Announces $1 million HCZ Donation


During a recent press conference, musician and performer Prince announced that he would be giving $1 million to Harlem Children’s Zone.

“We are honored that Prince is teaching our kids how to dream big and work hard to make those dreams a reality,” said HCZ President/CEO Geoffrey Canada who attended the press conference along with thirty Promise Academy students.

The announcement was made just before the conclusion of the first leg of Prince’s “Welcome 2 America” tour. Afterwards, the Grammy winner met with the PA students.

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