Back on My Feet to Ring Closing Bell at The NASDAQ Stock Market to Mark Launch of Nonprofit's New York City Chapter
ADVISORY, April 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Back on My Feet (BoMF), a national nonprofit organization dedicated to creating independence and self-sufficiency within the homeless and other underserved populations by engaging them in running, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square to celebrate the launch of its New York City chapter.
To mark the occasion, Anne Mahlum, Back on My Feet Founder, CEO and Executive Director of NYC,will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite — 4 Times Square — 43rd & Broadway — Broadcast Studio
Monday, April 9, 2012 — 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
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Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
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About Back on My Feet:
Back on My Feet (BoMF), which launched in Philadelphia in 2007, is a national nonprofit organization that is dedicated to creating independence and self-sufficiency within the homeless and other underserved populations by first engaging them in running as a means to build confidence, strength and self-esteem. The organization has chapters in Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington D.C., Boston, Chicago, Indianapolis, Dallas-Ft. Worth and Atlanta with New York City launching April 10, 2012. The organization has received media support, including attention from NBC Nightly News, ABC World News, CNN and The Today Show for its ingenuity in tackling this difficult social issue. More information can be found at backonmyfeet.org.
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