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Thursday, November 22, 2012

Major League Baseball helps thousands in Compton enjoy Thanksgiving

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Major League Baseball (MLB) will help provide Thanksgiving Dinner for thousands in Compton. MLB is donating $10,000 to the Mozel Sanders Foundation and in collaboration with the City of Compton, Compton Community College, business and community leaders will serve dinner to an expected 5,000 homeless people and families in and around the Compton area. Many of the young baseball players who utilize the field at the MLB Urban Youth Academy located on the college campus will be the meal servers for the day.

Jim Furtado Posted: November 22, 2012 at 08:55 AM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. RMc's desperate, often sordid world Posted: November 22, 2012 at 06:55 PM (#4308158)
In Compton, the turkeys carve you!

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