Councilman Domb Presents Check to Webster Elementary
Councilman Allan Domb presented a check for $2,462.85 to Principal Sherri Arabia and students from John H. Webster Elementary School at City Hall on May 18, 2016. With the money, thirteen walkie-talkies will be purchased to ensure the safe and orderly operation of the school.
As part of Councilman Domb’s campaign for City Council, he promised to donate his City Council salary to the school district of Philadelphia. his is one of the first donations he is making to individual schools to fulfill this promise. Principals of Philadelphia public schools are submitting specific requests up to $2,500 and the Councilman is choosing schools to receive donations based on need.
Domb also presented checks to Warren G. Harding Middle School and Lewis Elkin Elementary School. With this money, Harding Middle School will purchase class sets of Bluford series reading books while Elkin Elementary School will contribute to the purchase of an online literacy program for its 900 students.