ADVISORY, July 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
What: Representatives from HandsOn Network Youth Action Center will preside over the closing bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Monday, July 20, 2009 - 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET Contacts: Maggie Jones (212) 708-0200 firstname.lastname@example.org NASDAQ MarketSite: Jolene Libretto; 646.441.5220; mobile - 347.219.9539 Jolene.Libretto@Nasdaqomx.com
The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx
To obtain a high-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market close of your choice.
About HandsOn Network and the HandsOn Network Youth Action Center:
HandsOn Network Inspires, Equips and Mobilizes People to Take Action that Changes the World.
The new HandsOn Youth Action Center brings together the world's largest network of HandsOn volunteer action centers with New York based Children for Children, a premier youth service provider to reach all children in their schools and communities and to bring them the opportunities, resources and life-changing benefits of service.
The Youth Action Center's programs work directly with and for students by providing them with the tools to create and lead activities that promote change and civic-consciousness across the nation. These initiatives now reach more than 130,000 young people and are important vehicles to engage thousands more children and adults in service. The foundation of our work is active, direct service by and for young people and service-learning, a hybrid of instruction and youth-driven, community-focused learning.
The Youth Action Center provides:
* Service curriculum for teachers and parents to bring service to their classrooms and communities * School revitalization projects that further support academic service curricula and contribute to a meaningful shift in school culture * Direct service opportunities that increase leadership skills for youth * Early childhood engagement programming to promote social and cognitive development * Service Clubs that provide opportunities for families to volunteer together, extending school-learning to home and the community
Don't miss out on your opportunity to Be The Change. We are here to help!
About NASDAQ OMX:
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with over 3,800 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX Group offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market; NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX First North; and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and ETFs. NASDAQ OMX Group technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX Group exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com.