Saturday, December 22, 2007

Frances Goren Library project reaches goal

Law and Order: CI co-creator Rene Balcer announced today that The Frances Goren Library Project has reached its fansite goal of $7,000. With Mr. Balcer's $7,000 match, a new children's library bearing a plaque honoring character Bobby Goren's librarian-mother will open in Cambodia in 2008. It will be filled with 1,000 books which have the power to open up a new world of ideas and possibilities for Cambodian children.

In the spirit of this holiday season, Mr. Balcer wants all of the fans who supported this project to know about its success and to accept his gratitude on behalf of the international children's literacy charity, Room to Read.org.

Thank you to Annabelle Leigh

   

8 Comments:

Blogger SnarkAngel said...

Fantastic news!

4:52 PM  
Blogger Regina Caschetto said...

WOW-what great news-thank you to Annabelleleigh and the admin for posting this-imagine what great fans to do this for a fictionalized character-I am so happy that these Cambodian children will get the opportunities available with this project-and a big thank you to Rene as well-
Regi.

6:42 PM  
Blogger Diane said...

How wonderful! I'm SO proud :0)

6:15 AM  
Blogger val said...

Well done to everyone involved. I hope Vincent knows, too, how much he inspires us.

7:47 AM  
Blogger Regina Caschetto said...

I want to say a Merry Christmas and a big Thank you to the admin for providing this blog for all of Vincent's fans-
Also Merry Christmas to Vincent and Carin and all the D'Onofrio family-
And Merry Christmas to all of Vincent's fans who visit this site-
Regi.

3:26 AM  
Blogger thereel said...

Thank you Regina.

Happy Holidays to you and to all. Thanks for visiting us here on TheReel.

7:37 AM  
Blogger thisisme said...

I think that was great! Are there any charitable causes that Vincent himself endorses?

2:30 PM  
Blogger thereel said...

Vincent donates yearly to veterans, and is involved with Bpeace with his wife Carin. He also made a contribution to Katrina's Angels last year.

5:00 PM  

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