Dr. Dre Pledges $10M To Compton High School At The Request of Mayor Aja Brown
Mayor Aja Brown is doing big things in and for her constituents in Compton, California. Aja Lena Brown is 34 she ran and won an amazing race, defeating both incumbent Mayor Eric J. Perrodin and former Mayor Omar Bradley. She worked with Dr. Dre and encouraged the giving of 10M to Compton High Schools.
“I’ve been really trying to do something special for Compton and just couldn’t quite figure out what it was. She actually had this idea and she was already in the process of working on it. I said, ‘Boom, this is what we should do.” Dre told Beats 1 Radio
“My goal is to provide kids with the kind of tools and learning they deserve. The performing arts center will be a place for young people to be creative in a way that will help further their education and positively define their future.”
Dr. Dre’s $10 Million dollars will do so much!!!
- Construction of a performing arts center at Compton High School
- Boasting a 1,200-seat theater
- Creative resources for approximately 2500 students
- State-of-the-art equipment and facilities for digital media production.
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