Wednesday, 18 July, 2018


Dwyane Wade donates $200k to 'March for Our Lives'

Dwyane Wade donates $200k to 'March for Our Lives' Dwyane Wade donates $200k to 'March for Our Lives'
Noah Ferguson | 13 March, 2018, 15:53

Wade made national headlines last week when he visited students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where a shooter killed 17 people.

It's located off of 27th Street and 3rd Avenue in Wynwood. Students and parents from Parkland attended the exhibit over the weekend.

Also on Sunday, students from American Heritage School organized a rally for change in Sunrise.

For Manuel Oliver - father of victim Joaquin Oliver - a major theme he noticed in the exhibit was change. "We are not deleting the previous one, since we are owning up to our mistake". It can happen in your town. Calyann Barnett, the exhibit's creative director, explained that Wade wanted to make sure the exhibit wasn't just about remembering.

Wade, who plays for the Miami Heat, said he wanted to not only honor each victim, but also make the gallery a place for gun violence education and information to be shared. "One of them is in my bio class".

The exhibit's creator said it's created to be a call to action - encouraging people to push for gun control.

"There is a telephone booth to call your congressman", said Corin.

Union was understandably perturbed, writing back, "When they let you know what they think of you".

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