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N.Y. Jets Quarterback Visits Grant

New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez spoke to students about the importance of education during a recent awards assembly at Grant Elementary School.

Sanchez, a Long Beach native, and his brother, Nick, also assist students at Grant and three other local elementary schools through The Volunteer Center’s Food for Kids program. The program delivers bags of groceries to school each Friday for students whose families do not have enough food to get through the weekend.