PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Students and teachers were treated to some big surprises today at a Burlington County school.
The Philadelphia 76ers Dunk Squad made an impromptu visit this morning to Fountain Woods Elementary. Nine hundred students and teachers assembled for the performance.READ MORE: 4 People Shot In Drive-By Shooting In Philadelphia's Hunting Park Section, Police Say Frustrated Over Gun Violence, West Philadelphia Neighbors Create Watch Group
The event was full of cheers and excitement, but there was more to come for the audience. They would come to find out that Burlington Department Stores also donated more than $90,000 to the school’s teachers for supplies. Each teacher was awarded $600 and Burlington also distributed $200 worth of supplies.Wayne Restaurant Owners Receive Anti-Semitic Comments, Threats For Requiring Customers To Show Proof Of Vaccination
Following the presentation of the charitable donation, executives from Burlington went to classrooms to read to students.