TV NZ Entertainment featured a headline this afternoon that read "Will.i.am donates $100,000 to NZ children's trust" The New Zealand Herald, headlined their Entertainment section with "Will.i.am donates $100k to low-decile NZ schools" The herald went on to say "The US singer, songwriter and producer who rose to fame as a member of the Black Eyed Peas, was brought to New Zealand for a private show last night. (Here's the part that got us all excited today) The star made a surprise appearance at Point England Primary School (that's us!) in east Auckland this afternoon where he presented a $100,000 cheque to digital literacy charity the Manaiakalani Education Trust." full story here
That's right, we were the lucky recipients of his kind gesture and were incredibly excited to have him as a guest, not only in our school, but as a visitor to our classroom. He checked in on our class to see what we were up to. This has truly been a day to remember.