PHILADELPHIA — Shane Victorino walked around the exterior of the Nicetown Boys & Girls Club brainstorming ideas for renovations. Victorino had heard the building was in need of repair. He didn’t realize how much.
“I’m already asking too many questions, I think,” Victorino said. “I feel like I want to have a major impact. I’m not going to just grant money and not put in my influence and my understanding of what I want.”
The Phillies outfielder completed step one already — on June 7, Victorino donated $900,000 to the Nicetown Boys & Girls Club chapter in northwest Philadelphia in order to renovate and rebuild what once was a focal point of the neighborhood’s youth services.
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