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The Salvation Army Of Greater Rochester Project Bundle Up

The Salvation Army of Greater Rochester Project Bundle Up Program will give children ages 6-12 in need of a winter coat an opportunity to shop for a free winter coat with a community volunteer.

When: Saturday, October 29th

Children MUST be registered to participate. To see if your child qualifies for the free winter coat please call 585-987-9500 extension 2232.

Registration deadline is October 14th.

If your child qualifies register at The Salvation Army – 70 Liberty Pole Way.

For more info click Project Bundle Up

 

 

NEW GAP COMMERCIAL UNDER RACIAL SCRUTINY

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The latest GAP Kid’s ad (as shown above) has been labeled by viewers as “passive racism”. The ad shows 4 young girls, all members of Le Petit Cirque, an all humanitarian kid’s circus group, posing in GAP Kid’s clothing. However, the only black girl in the group is being used as an arm rest by one of her groupmates as she stands there expressionless. Many found the placement of the black girl as very offensive, and did not hesitate to make GAP aware of their poor-judgement decision.
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