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Representatives From National & Global Youth Service Day to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell


ADVISORY, April 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) --

What: Missy Godfrey, Board member of Youth Service America, Joseph Persichini, Jr., Assistant Director in Charge of the Washington DC Field Office of the F.B.I., Aisha Tyler, Red Cross National Celebrity Cabinet Member, and youth from the Junior Special Agent Program will preside over the closing bell celebrating National & Global Youth Service Day, the largest volunteering event in the world on Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 22. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at 4 p.m. ET Contacts: Christina Wessell Batcheler, Youth Service America 202.296.2992 x128; NASDAQ MarketSite: Jolene Libretto; 646.441.5220; 347.219.9539

Feed Information:

The closing bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA-6 C-band/transponder 17. The downlink frequency is 4040 Vertical; Audio 6.2-6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.

Radio Feed:

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 Waterfront fiber 1623 as well.


A live Webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at:


To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to and click on the market close of your choice.

About Youth Service America:

National & Global Youth Service Day (April 20-22, 2007), the largest service event in the world, mobilizes youth to identify and address the needs of their communities through service-learning and community service. The event is organized by Youth Service America (YSA) with the support of State Farm Companies Foundation as the Presenting Sponsor. More than 115 National Partners and 51 Lead Agencies throughout the United States organize projects. For the U.S. Map of Service Projects for National & Global Youth Service Day 2007: Youth Service America is a national nonprofit resource center that partners with thousands of organizations committed to increasing the quality and quantity of volunteer opportunities for young people ages 5-25, to serve locally, nationally, and globally. Founded in 1986, Youth Service America's mission is to expand the impact of the youth service movement with communities, schools, corporations, and governments. For more information:

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