Pictures

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BritWeek's Joy of Reading Book Club & Essay Contest Winners in London

BritWeek's Joy of Reading Book Club & Essay Contest Winners in London

Eight LA's BEST students, who were grand-prize winners of BritWeek's Joy of Reading Book Club & Essay Contest, travel through London on an all-expenses paid trip thanks to Air New Zealand, the five-star Athenaeum Hotel and several other sponsors.


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BritWeek's Joy of Reading Book Club & Essay Contest Winners Send-off to London

BritWeek's Joy of Reading Book Club & Essay Contest Winners Send-off to London

For 8 LA's BEST students, their winning essays were their ticket to an amazing international adventure — an all expenses–paid trip to London, England, courtesy of BritWeek, Air New Zealand, the five-star Athenaeum Hotel and several other sponsors. Prior to boarding their plane, the children attended a special send-off event hosted by Air New Zealand in its exclusive Koru Club lounge at LAX.


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20th Annual Dance & Drill Team Showcase

20th Annual Dance & Drill Team Showcase

This year, more than 2,700 elementary school children from 167 LA's BEST sites performed at the 20th Annual Dance & Drill Team Showcase held at California State University, Los Angeles. Students practiced their routines for months leading up to the Showcase where they competed in different categories including dance, hip hop, military, pom/song and prop novelty.


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FedEx Volunteers Help Build Native Garden at Burbank Elementary

FedEx Volunteers Help Build Native Garden at Burbank Elementary

FedEx volunteers joined together to transform a blacktop space at Burbank Elementary School in North Hollywood into a native plant reading garden for the students at the school. Thank you, FedEx!


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Edible Garden at Sunrise Elementary

Edible Garden at Sunrise Elementary

More than 50 volunteers from Vons joined LA's BEST staff and students from Sunrise Elementary and transformed the school's space by building and planting an edible garden, which will be paired with a curriculum created by Vons and LA's BEST to teach the students the importance of good health.

Click here to see before and after photos of the garden space.


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