Update, Aug. 16, 11:57 a.m.: We've grabbed the latest vote totals and added P.S. 9—thanks !—to our list for Target's $10,000 gift card giveaway for local schools.
Our updates are in bold. Keep those votes coming, folks.
Want to give a Fort Greene-Clinton Hill educational institution a much-needed back-to-school present?
Target is holding a contest via Facebook between schools vying for up to $10,000 in gift cards for books and other essential supplies.
That list of institutions includes , which is currently running 7th overall in the U.S. in terms of votes to garner the top $10,000 prize.
Here are the links (and vote totals, as of noon Wednesday) for several local schools:
Brooklyn Technical High School (1,383) (1,466)
P.S. 20 Clinton Hill (27)
Community Roots Charter School (21) (27)
Benjamin Banneker Academy (4) (7)
P.S. 9 (13)
Voting ends on Sept. 8. Facebook users can vote for their school(s) once every five days.