Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 8/29/14
Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition cover model, Kate Upton and professional skateboarder, Chaz Ortiz appeared on behalf of Zoo York at a charity event in partnership with Stoked yesterday. Kate and Chaz surprised students during their community service clean up at Fort Greene Park in Brooklyn. Kate posed for photos with students and  assisted in the community clean up. As a thank you for their service, Kate and Chaz gifted the students with Zoo York product and tickets to the Street     League Championship for skateboarding on August 26th, which Chaz Ortiz is competing in.   The non-profit organization Stoked Mentoring connects youth to their communities through service projects that improve the urban environment, such as cleaning parks and beaches or restoring community gardens. Stoke’s mission is to promote personal development, academic achievement, and healthy living to under-served youth through action sports culture. Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports Bank.net, an officia...
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