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Astoria Houses kids now have ‘Promise’
Astoria Houses kids now have ‘Promise’
News Michael Pantelidis 1/17/2012 at 8:53AM

More than 1,600 underprivileged children have been “granted” the opportunity to pursue their dreams. Local elected officials and community leaders gathered on January 13 to announce that a $500,000 Promise Neighborhood planning grant from the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) had been procured for the children of the Astoria Houses. The grant, which was secured [...]