ADVISORY, April 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Fresh Air Fund, an independent, not-for-profit agency, provides thousands of New York City children from low-income communities with free, safe and fun summer experiences and enriching academic programs, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of Earth Day.
In honor of the occasion, Fatima Shama, Executive Director of The Fresh Air Fund, will ring the Closing Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, April 21, 2016 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
The Fresh Air Fund Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About The Fresh Air Fund
Since 1877, more than 1.8 million of New York City children from low-income communities have benefited from free summer experiences in the country through The Fresh Air Fund, an independent, not-for-profit agency. In 2015, nearly 4,000 children visited the homes of volunteer host families along the East Coast and Southern Canada, and 3,000 campers enjoyed outdoor adventures and educational activities. In New York City and camp, young people participated in year-round educational and enrichment initiatives supported by volunteer tutors and mentors. To learn more, visit: freshair.org.
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