Oprah Donates $500,000 to New Jersey School
Oprah Donates $500,000 to New Jersey School Oprah paid a surprise visit to West Side High School in Newark, NJ, over the weekend.
Oprah Winfrey, via NJ.com She donated half a million dollars to principal Akbar Cook's "Lights On" program.
Oprah Winfrey, via NJ.com The program, which runs from 6 p.m.
To 11 p.m., provides students with a safe place to hang out after school.
Students also have access to laundry facilities and meals.
Cook has also appeared on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' twice, where he received $50,000 each time for the program.
Akbar Cook, via NJ.com