Equality Charter School raises more than $8,000 in Annual Bowl for Equality Event

The Bowling for Equality Charter School event raised funds to support quality education for all.
 
 
Spread the Word
Listed Under

Tags:
* Equality Charter School
* Education
* Bowling
* Fundraiser

Industry:
* Education

Location:
* Bronx - New York - US

March 12, 2012 - PRLog -- Over 300 bowlers, comprised of students, staff and friends of Equality Charter School came out to support the "1st Annual Bowl of Equality" event, held on March 4, 2012 at Bowlmor Lanes in Union Square, New York.  The fun-filled event which featured bowling, a raffle and more, helped raise more than $8,000 for the students of Equality Charter School, far exceeding the initial fundraising goal.

"We are thrilled with the support and enthusiasm from everyone who came out to our 1st Annual Bowl for Equality Event", said Caitlin Franco, Principal of Equality Charter School. "We are so thankful to everyone who contributed and helped Equality surpass its fundraising goals and who made the event such a success."

All funds raised during the "1st Annual Bowl for Equality" event will benefit the students of Equality Charter School.  The school's mission is to provide a high level of academic rigor in a nurturing learning community that will help prepare students to be successful in college.  For pictures from the event, please visit the  Equality Charter School Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/equalitycharterschool

Each year, Equality Charter School aims to dramatically increase student achievement, prepare students for the competitive world, and ensure that they delivering on the educational promise of guaranteeing academic success for all students. All goals are measured quantitatively and qualitatively: High academic achievement with students at or above grade level in core academic areas; Safe, responsive, and proactive learning environment both academically and social-emotionally for students, staff, and parents; High parental involvement and satisfaction; Empowerment of students to have a voice and impact on school and community culture; and assist students in developing and carrying out their post-secondary plans.

More information on Equality Charter School can be found at http://www.equalitycharterschool.org or by contacting 718-320-3032. Donations can also be made online through the website.

# # #

Equality Charter School, founded in 2009 and located in Co-Op City of the Bronx, NY, currently enrolls 234 students for grades 6-8. Equality Charter School has a firm commitment to supporting and consistently recognizing high academic achievement and social development. At Equality, there is a respectful, engaging, and academically rigorous environment where all staff and students believe that all students can achieve.
End
Source:
Email:***@equalitycharterschool.org Email Verified
Phone:718-320-3032
Zip:10475
Tags:Equality Charter School, Education, Bowling, Fundraiser
Industry:Education
Location:Bronx - New York - United States
Account Email Address Verified     Account Phone Number Verified     Disclaimer     Report Abuse
Page Updated Last on: Mar 13, 2012
Equality Charter School News
Trending
Daily News
Weekly News



Like PRLog?
9K2K1K
Click to Share