ADVISORY, Feb. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Police Athletic League (PAL) New York City will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square to reflect on its Centennial. For over 100 years, PAL has helped millions of young men and women build for their futures by providing them with safe, attractive and supportive environments to enjoy their free time, afterschool, evenings and weekends. Today, PAL provides recreational, educational, cultural and social activities to 35,000 NYC boys and girls annually.
In honor of the occasion, John Osborn, PAL President, and President and CEO of BBDO New York will ring the Closing Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, February 27, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
The Police Athletic League NYC Media Contact:
Andrea Kotuk, Andrea & Associates
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About The Police Athletic League NYC:
New York City’s Police Athletic League is the first and finest civilian-run PAL in the country. It is also the city’s largest, independent, nonprofit youth organization. In 1914, the New York City Police Commissioner opened PAL playstreets out of concern for children who lived in congested city neighborhoods. He set aside blocks as playgrounds and closed off traffic. Mothers rushed to thank him, and children cheered his efforts. In 2015, PAL provides safe places to play citywide through recreational and educational programs for 35,000 young New Yorkers. For more information, please visit www.palnyc.org.
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