ADVISORY, Sept. 19, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Alliance for Veteran Support (AVS), which provides fiscal support to benefit the veterans' community, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, AVS Chief Operating OfficerStefan Kahandaliyanage, will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, September 20th, 2012 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Matthew C. Michelsen
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About Alliance for Veteran Support:
The Alliance for Veteran Support, Inc. (AVS) (501(C)(3) status pending) was created in 2011 by Omar S. Itum to provide fiscal support to organizations and research benefitting the veterans and their families. The premiere benefit for AVS raised $1,000,000 for the Wounded Warriors Family Support Initiative. For more information: http://www.allianceforveteransupport.com.
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