ADVISORY, Sept. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Foundation for a Drug-Free World, a nonprofit public benefit corporation that empowers youth and adults with factual information about drugs so they can make informed decisions and live drug-free, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Meghan Fialkoff, Executive Director of Foundation for a Drug Free World The Americas Chapter and Fashion Designer Rebecca Minkoff will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, September 15, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About The Foundation for a Drug-Free World
The Foundation for a Drug-Free World is a nonprofit public benefit corporation that empowers youth and adults with factual information about drugs so they can make informed decisions and live drug-free. The Truth About Drugs campaign consists of activities that people can join which popularize drug-free living. Through a worldwide network of volunteers and working with more than 800 police, government, and community partners and alliances, 62 million educational booklets have been distributed, tens of thousands of drug awareness events have been held, and public service announcements have reached more than 260 million viewers in 123 countries. Dr. Bernard Fialkoff, President and Founding Sponsor of the Americas Chapter of Drug Free World founded the chapter in New York City in 2006 along with Executive Director, Meghan Fialkoff. Senator Chuck Schumer, Congresswoman Grace Meng, NYC Public Advocate Letitia James and other government officials have recognized the chapter for its contributions to the Greater New York area. For more information, please visit: www.drugfreeworld.org.
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