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Hang Out With Jay-Z at a Knicks Game

Rapper holding auction to raise money for school for kids with learning disabilities

March 10, 2011 10:40 AM ET
Hang Out With Jay-Z at a Knicks Game
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Jay-Z has teamed up with the high-end charity auction site charitybuzz.com to give two fans the chance to hang out with him at an upcoming Knicks game at New York's Madison Square Garden. The courtside seats are being valued at $20,000 but the current bid is $16,000. The auction will end on March 30th.

Photos: Jay-Z and Beyonce - Hip Hop Royalty

The money raised from this auction will benefit Manhattan's Stephen Gaynor School for children with learning disabilities. Since Jay-Z is part owner of the New Jersey Nets, the fact that the school happens to be a Manhattan institution may explain why he has chosen to do this at a Knicks game rather than at a Nets match.

Courtside with Jay-Z? For the right price you can hang with Hova [NY Daily News]

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