ADVISORY, Jan. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Jefferson Awards Foundation (JAF), the nation's most prestigious and longest-standing organization dedicated to powering public service, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its 45th anniversary.
In honor of the occasion, Hillary Schafer, CEO & Executive Director, will ring the Opening Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Friday, January 20, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
The Jefferson Awards Foundation Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About The Jefferson Awards Foundation
The Jefferson Awards Foundation (JAF) is the country’s most prestigious and longest standing organization dedicated to powering and celebrating public service. Celebrating 45 years of powering those who change the world, JAF’s programs accelerate and amplify service, training and activating Americans to take action, and to be leaders in schools, communities, workplaces and the world. With celebration, JAF says thank you, shares the stories of America’s best citizens, empowering them to do more and inspiring all to take action. To learn more about the Jefferson Awards Foundation, visit: JeffersonAwards.org or engage with their community on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
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