Chris & Christi Mack Unveil Seventh Coach Mack's Corner at King Elementary
Monday, September 30, 2019
LOUISVILLE (SEPTEMBER 25, 2019) – On Wednesday morning,
Louisville Cardinals Men’s Basketball Head Coach Chris Mack and his wife,
Christi, unveiled their seventh Coach Mack’s Corner to the students and
teachers of King Elementary School.
The Mack Family Foundation transformed a corner of the
library into an exciting reading oasis with over 600 brand new, age-appropriate
books and a comfortable space where students can read. Chris and Christi were
joined by students, the school’s principal and the school district
superintendent for the ribbon cutting ceremony and official launch of the
newest Coach Mack’s Corner.
Since its launch in 2016, the Mack Family Foundation
has now installed seven Coach Mack’s Corners, collectively providing more than
4,000 books and 80 magazine subscriptions to nearly 3,000 students daily.
February 2017 - Pleasant Hill Academy - Cincinnati,
August 2017 - Rockdale Academy Elementary - Cincinnati, Ohio
December 2017 - North College Hill Elementary - North College Hill, Ohio
February 2018 - Mary A. Goetz Elementary - Ludlow,
May 2018 - Ethel M. Taylor Elementary - Cincinnati,
May 2019 - Crums
Lane Elementary - Louisville,
September 2019 - Martin Luther King Elementary - Louisville, Kentucky
Coach Mack’s Corner is the signature community
outreach program of the Mack Family Foundation, whose mission is to serve,
inspire & help less fortunate children in Metro-Louisville.