ADVISORY, Oct. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
VH1 Save The Music Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to restoring music programs in America’s public schools, and raising awareness about the importance of music as part of each child’s complete education, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square.
In celebration of their 20th anniversary, VH1 Save The Music Foundation’s Henry Donahue, Executive Director, and Spencer Ludwig, trumpeter, singer, songwriter, will ring the Closing Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Monday, October 17, 2016 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
VH1 Save The Music Foundation:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About VH1 Save The Music Foundation:
The VH1 Save The Music Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to restoring instrumental music education programs in America’s public schools, and raising awareness about the importance of music as part of each child’s complete education. Founded in 1997, VH1 Save The Music was the first organization in existence dedicated to restoring music programs in America's schools. Celebrating 20 years, we've donated over $53 million worth of new musical instruments to 2,024 public schools in 247 school districts around the country to date -- impacting the lives of more than 3 million public school students.
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