Chiefs Pro-Bowl Linebacker Gives Back to Students


Chiefs Linebacker Derrick Johnson continued his mission to improve student literacy in Kansas City Public Schools on Monday, Dec. 4 by unveiling his signature “Discovery Den” at Primitivo Garcia Elementary School. The Garcia Discovery Den marks Johnson’s eighth location throughout KCPS.

Garcia’s Discovery Den includes over 100 new books, shelves, seating and wall art. Donations were made possible by Johnson’s Defend the Dream Foundation, Community America and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Johnson’s mission is to promote literacy in students throughout Kansas City and encourage them to pursue their dreams.

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