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News: DMN: Cowboys running back Marion Barber donates $500,000 worth of computers to Dallas

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  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl Shut up and play! Staff Member

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    By KATIE SIMON
    Staff Writer
    ksimon@dallasnews.com
    Published 24 February 2011 05:31 PM

    Dozens of Dallas high school students and faculty piled into a downtown auditorium Thursday morning to thank Dallas Cowboys running back Marion Barber for a major gift of technology.

    Barber is donating more than $500,000 worth of computers to 21 high schools in the Dallas Independent School District.

    Jon Dahlander, a district spokesman, said the donation consists of 600 netbooks and 30 desktop computers, purchased through Staples.

    Read the rest: http://www.dallasnews.com/news/comm...h-of-computers-to-dallas-isd-high-schools.ece

    Video: http://www.dallasnews.com/video/?bcid=802568019001
  2. burntricersx

    burntricersx Member

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    500K is a ton. Bravo, MBIII. :clap2:
  3. drewpearson88

    drewpearson88 New Member

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    I think thats really great of him, wish news like this would be embraced like all the negativity always is.
  4. Phrozen Phil

    Phrozen Phil Active Member

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    I'll second that. For a guy who's pretty media-shy, this is a great gesture.
  5. Signals

    Signals Suspicious looking stranger

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    Bravo, MBIII!
  6. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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