Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates moneyNEW YORK (AP) — Oscar and Grammy winner Common surprised a group of New York students by donating $10,000 to help their teachers buy supplies like calculators and science kits.The rapper-actor partnered with the nonprofit AdoptAClassroom.org and Burlington Stores to give Renaissance School of the Arts in Harlem the funds on Thursday.Jadon-Li M. Antoine, an aspiring musician, actor and dancer, said Common's visit motivates him to keep aiming for his dreams.Burlington has been raising money from its 599 stores to help other schools, asking customers to donate $1 or more.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
OCTOBER 16, 2013
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN LIMITED PARTNERSHIP
2013 - HOUND PARTNERS CONCENTRATED FUND, LP
AROUND THE WEB
- Rapper Common surprises students at NY school, donates money
By MESFIN FEKADU, AP Music Writer - Thursday Jul 20, 2017
- Adidas laces up $100M hockey brand sale
By Josh Kosman - Thursday Jul 20, 2017
Adidas has agreed to sell its CCM hockey equipment brand for roughly $100 million to Canadian private equity firm Birch Hill Equity Partners, The Post has learned. The German sports apparel and athletic footwear brand, looking to concentrate on its core businesses, is selling off peripheral units. CCM, based in Weston, Ontario, generates roughly $10...
- 'NY Times' Finally Joins Snapchat Discover
Monday Apr 24, 2017
Does The New York Times joining Snapchat Discover lend an air of respectability to a new platform, and breathe new life into an aging publisher? That's obviously what the partners are planning -- butonly time will tell.
- Jana Partners tries blocking pricey energy company merger
By Carleton English - Monday Jul 3, 2017
Jana Partners is trying to block an expensive merger between two energy companies. The Barry Rosenstein-led activist hedge fund announced a 5.8 percent stake in Pittsburgh-based EQT Corporation on Monday, and is pushing the company to abandon its announced $6.7 billion acquisition of Rice Energy. The hedge fund is hoping to get more shareholders on...
- ‘Game of Thrones': What Exactly Did The Hound See In the Flames?
By Phil Hornshaw, provided by
- Monday Jul 17, 2017
The Lord of Light dishes out a new vision in the premiere of "Game of Thrones" that'll take the Hound northLast season, the Hound came back from the dead and joined up with the Brotherhood Without Banners, and by the end of the premiere, we likely know where they’re headed.Thanks to the red priest Thoros of Myr (Paul Kaye), the Hound saw a vision in the flames that describes the place the Brotherhood needs to go.The whole thing was a bit vague, but by combining what the Hound saw with the trailers for Season 7 and other information, we can make an educated guess where everyone’s going to meet up:The Hound also says he sees an army of the dead marching past.Stannis Baratheon (Stephen Dillane) famously saw a vision in the flames of himself fighting a battle in the snow — which might have been his victory against the wildlings at Castle Black.
- Conviction Overturned for ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver
Thursday Jul 13, 2017
A federal appeals court has overturned the corruption conviction of former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver.