Zendaya Supports $650K Google Grant to Oakland’s Roses in Concrete Community School (PHOTOS)

Oakland’s Roses in Concrete Community School opened in East Oakland, California in 2015, aiming to “developed youth committed to lives characterized by self-discipline, integrity, love and hope in the pursuit of justice and equity for all communities,” according to their mission statement.

The K-8 learning center was recently helped greatly with a $650K grant from Google.org. Oakland native Zendaya Coleman celebrated the announcement alongside teachers, students, artists and education advocates.



Check out photos from the event below.

 





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