ADVISORY, Aug. 26, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Hopeworks 'n Camden, a nonprofit organization designed to empower inner-city Camden youth, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Father Jeff Putthoff will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Monday, August 29th, 2011 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Hopeworks 'n Camden
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About the Hopeworks 'n Camden:
Founded in 2000 by three local churches, Hopeworks is a nonprofit organization designed to empower inner-city Camden youth by offering learning opportunities, enhancing their self-esteem through real-world jobs, and teaching them to be successful and self-sufficient. Hopeworks' literacy program has produced tremendous results in improving the skills of the youth in the program, averaging an increase of 2.3 grade levels in reading and writing skills and 2.6 grade levels in math.
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