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Yi Raises Money for Earthquake Victims Before Heading Back

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Yi Jianlian spent Sunday and Monday raising money for earthquake victims in Sichuan Province, scene of a 2008 earthquake that killed 70,000. Yi traveled to his home city of Shenzen to accept a check from Proctor & Gamble at an NBA-sponsored event. Yi has taken Sichuan school children as his personal cause, often visiting the area. He returns to New Jersey this weekend.