FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ENTERTAINERS 4 EDUCATION ALLIANCE IN ASSOCIATION WITH CATAPULT ONLINE SET TO HONOR NEW YORK CITY SCHOOL PRINCIPALS FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER.
PRINCIPAL SOIREE’ TO BE HELD MAY 31ST 2007 AT THE 40/40 CLUB IN NYC.
The Entertainers 4 Education Alliance
which is known for utilizing celebrities to promote positive messages to youths, along with the title partner Catapult Online
, will for the first time honor some of the true heroes in our society; New York City Public School Principals on Thursday May 31st 2007; 6:00pm-9:00pm at the World Famous 40/40 Club located, 6 W. 25th Street NYC. This event is sponsored by the CSA (Council of Schools Supervisors and Administrators), Hpnotiq
, and the 40/40 Club
with promotional support provided by KISS FM
and HOT 97 FM
. This event will be co-hosted by KISS FM’s
own Wake Up Club
and will feature over 400
NYC city school principals along with a host of city and school officials and invited guest including member from the music and entertainment community.
founder of Entertainers 4 Education Alliance says “While celebrities and athletes are held in the highest regard, we felt it was appropriate to recognize the some of true heroes in our society, the New York City school principals, they support the teachers and help prepare our children for tomorrow.” The Principals Soiree’ is designed to recognize outstanding achievement in the city’s school leaders for the tireless and often time’s thankless work they do in helping our children receive a quality education. Mikki Cruz
regional Manager from Catapult Online says, “Principals are doing so much to create a brighter future for our youth. It is our obligation to recognize the exceptional efforts these individuals are making every day but, whose works often go unnoticed.”
The Principals Soiree’
comes during worst time in New York City Public School history where principals are at the forefront of an educational crisis. The drop out rate in NYC is at a shocking all time high. 49% of New York City’s Public High School students do not graduate from high school; Everyday 500 students drop out of NYC high schools. New York State has the highest dropout rate for Black and Hispanic students of any state in the nation.
About Entertainers 4 Education Alliance:
E4EA is a not-for profit organization established to provide at- risk youth with positive messages addressing negative behaviors and the importance of education. We enlist and utilize the talents and resources of the music and entertainment community to provide support and encouragement to our youth.
About Catapult Online
Catapult Online is the nation’s leading provider of live, at-home tutoring for. They boost reading and math skills for students in grades 3-12 through live, 1:1 instruction from state-certified teachers. They deliver instruction over the Internet, direct to students’ homes, on a computer provided free of charge by Catapult Online. When the student completes the program, the family gets to keep the computer, no strings attached.
For more information on The Principals Soiree’ Event or how to cover the event or attend please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us @ (718) 385-3133.
Together We Can Make a Difference!