74 Days: Cruz helps raise $500K for kids
November, 20, 2013
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com
AP Photo/Bill KostrounVictor Cruz launched a program called Cruz Control, which emphasizes science and math skills.Victor Cruz is teaming with the Snowflake Foundation, MetLife Foundation and other entities to donate more than $500,000 to the Paterson (N.J.) Boys & Girls Club.
The Giants wideout grew up in Paterson, and has stayed close to the community as his career with the Giants has taken off.
Tuesday, Cruz hosted an event at the Boys & Girls club to commemorate the funding, and launch an after school program called Cruz Control, which emphasizes science and math skills.
Read more about what Cruz had to say at NJTV News.
Jane McManus has covered New York sports since 1998 and began covering football just before Brett Favre's stint with the Jets. Her work has appeared in Newsday, USA Today, The Journal News and The New York Times. Follow Jane on Twitter.
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