Common adopts an NYC classroom, presents $10k to school

7/20/2018, 9:27 a.m.
Grammy winning recording-artist and Oscar winning actor, Common, took a break from his busy schedule to surprise the students of ...
Common performed many of his hit songs during a concert at MIST in Harlem. Michael Janey, Madiba Harlem at MIST

Grammy winning recording-artist and Oscar winning actor, Common, took a break from his busy schedule to surprise the students of PS 111 in New York City.

Partnering with Burlington Stores and Adopt-A-Classroom, Common and his mom – a retired school teacher — presented a $10,000 check to the school.

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