SCHOLASTIC, YONKERS, N.Y.

The WNBA and New York Liberty unveiled a refurbished reading and learning center at the YMCA in Yonkers, N.Y., July 8. The women’s professional basketball league teamed up with its Manhattan franchise to renovate the Liberty Reading and Learning Center with the help of Home Depot, Dell, LeapFrog, Reading Is Fundamental and Scholastic. The latter donated educational resources such as books and software at a special opening ceremony. Pictured here are Teresa Weatherspoon (l.) of the Liberty and Scholastic’s Lori Mattessino.