ADVISORY, Oct. 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
10x10, a campaign to build worldwide support for girls' education, and Intel Corporation [INTC], a world leader in computing innovation, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate International Day of the Girl.
In honor of the occasion, Holly Bourne, Global Campaign Manager, Girls' and Women's Empowerment, Intel, Bonnie Benjamin-Phariss, Director, Vulcan Productions, Tara Abrahams, Deputy Director, 10x10 will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, October 11th, 2012 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
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10x10 was founded by award-winning journalists at the Documentary Group and Paul G. Allen's Vulcan Productions, along with strategic partner, Intel Corporation. 10x10 is built on a foundation of partnerships with NGOs, corporations, policy makers, and grassroots organizations - all working to change minds, lives, and policy. 10x10's coalition of NGO partners include a high-impact network of champions and leaders in girls' education. These organizations provide life-changing services to girls every day, and are among the best practitioners of their kind. They include: Afghan Connection, A New Day Cambodia, CARE USA, UN Foundation's Girl Up, Partners in Health, Plan International USA, Pratham USA, Room to Read, and World Vision.
About Intel Corporation [INTC]:
Intel (Nasdaq:INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the foundation for the world's computing devices. Additional information about Intel is available at newsroom.intel.com and blogs.intel.com.
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