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LA Unified philanthropy helps students and superintendent

by Adolfo Guzman-Lopez | Take Two

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Philanthropist Megan Chernin runs the LA Fund for Public Education to help L.A. Unified students. Adolfo Guzman-Lopez

When Supt. John Deasy put up to a board vote whether students should be fed breakfast in the classroom, he was also putting up to scrutiny a new push for L.A. schools: philanthropic contributions.

The L.A. Fund raises money for a number of initiatives and Breakfast in the Classroom was its first big push. We'll take a look at what it hopes to do and what lies ahead. KPCC's Adolfo Guzman Lopez reports.

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