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Pacsun Supports Los Angeles Rams Community Efforts with 2021 Season Partnership

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Pacsun has signed on as a sponsor for the Los Angeles Rams for the 2021 NFL season, building on a partnership that began in 2019.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Pacsun has signed on as a sponsor for the Los Angeles Rams for the 2021 NFL season, building on a partnership that began in 2019.
  • "Extending our partnership between Pacsun and the Los Angeles Rams could not come at a more thrilling time as the Rams settle into their new home at SoFi Stadium during the 2021 season," said Alfred Chang, Co-CEO of Pacsun.
  • To kick off the community efforts, Pacsun will donate $1 million at the retail level to the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools for 20,000 units of clothing which will be provided to students who attend Partnership schools in these historically under-resourced communities.
  • "Through this incredible partnership with Pacsun, we are excited to bring this unique support to the 14,000 LAUSD students served by the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools in Watts, South LA and Boyle Heights," said Molly Higgins, VP of Community Affairs and Engagement, Los Angeles Rams.

Los Angeles Unified School District Extends Partnership with IXL Learning to Spur Academic Achievement

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:05pm

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IXL Learning , the personalized learning platform used by more than 12 million students, today announced a renewal agreement with Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD).

Key Points: 
  • SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IXL Learning , the personalized learning platform used by more than 12 million students, today announced a renewal agreement with Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD).
  • Through this partnership, the second-largest K-12 district in the United States will continue using IXL's award-winning platform to supplement math and English language arts (ELA) instruction.
  • LAUSD's mission is to ensure academic excellence by providing high-quality schools and innovative learning opportunities for all students.
  • With over 1,100 schools spanning more than 30 municipalities, the district is the largest public school system in California.

Dallas Independent School District Selects Welligent, Part of the ContinuumCloud

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 11:00am

The Dallas Independent School District sits in the heart of a large, diverse, and dynamic region with a metropolitan population of 6.5 million people in the 12 counties in North Central Texas.

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  • The Dallas Independent School District sits in the heart of a large, diverse, and dynamic region with a metropolitan population of 6.5 million people in the 12 counties in North Central Texas.
  • Innovation and advances such as pay for performance, college and career education programs and public school choice, have shaped Dallas ISD into one of the area's most prominent and forward-looking school districts.
  • Welligent, Part of the ContinuumCloud, has been serving educational organizations for more than a decade and currently partners with 3 of the top 20 school districts in the country, including Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and School District of Philadelphia.
  • Learn more here: https://continuumcloud.com
    The Dallas Independent School District is continually preparing its more than 145,000 students for college or a career.

Dallas Independent School District Selects Welligent, Part of the ContinuumCloud

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 11:00am

The Dallas Independent School District sits in the heart of a large, diverse, and dynamic region with a metropolitan population of 6.5 million people in the 12 counties in North Central Texas.

Key Points: 
  • The Dallas Independent School District sits in the heart of a large, diverse, and dynamic region with a metropolitan population of 6.5 million people in the 12 counties in North Central Texas.
  • Innovation and advances such as pay for performance, college and career education programs and public school choice, have shaped Dallas ISD into one of the area's most prominent and forward-looking school districts.
  • "We're thrilled that Dallas ISD has chosen to leverage the Welligent product as part of their ongoing innovation goals," said Mark Belles, CEO of ContinuumCloud.
  • Learn more here: https://www.welligent.com/
    The Dallas Independent School District is continually preparing its more than 145,000 students for college or a career.

CharityStars Auctions Beeple NFT in Support of Adopt the Arts

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 8:41pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CharityStars presents a work of art by visionary NFT "non-fungible token" artist Mike Winkelmann, AKA, Beeple, in their premiere NFT online auction with a portion of proceeds supporting Adopt the Arts Foundation. The auction will be available for global bidding now through October 19, 2021.  Visit www.charitystars.com/beeple to place your bid and learn more.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CharityStars presents a work of art by visionary NFT "non-fungible token"artist Mike Winkelmann, AKA, Beeple, in their premiere NFT online auction with a portion of proceeds supporting Adopt the Arts Foundation.
  • "Beeple | The First 5000 Days" single lot sale of purely digital work of art, NFT, sold for $69 million.
  • "We are honored that CharityStars asked us to be a beneficiary of the auction of a Beeple NFT.
  • "- Abby Berman, Adopt the Arts Foundation Executive Director
    "We are excited to share CharityStars first NFT auction and entrance into the digital blockchain art industry.

CharityStars Auctions Beeple NFT in Support of Adopt the Arts

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 8:27pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CharityStars presents a work of art by visionary NFT "non-fungible token" artist Mike Winkelmann, AKA, Beeple, in their premiere NFT online auction with a portion of proceeds supporting Adopt the Arts Foundation. The auction will be available for global bidding now through October 19, 2021.  Visit www.charitystars.com/beeple to place your bid and learn more.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CharityStars presents a work of art by visionary NFT "non-fungible token"artist Mike Winkelmann, AKA, Beeple, in their premiere NFT online auction with a portion of proceeds supporting Adopt the Arts Foundation.
  • "Beeple | The First 5000 Days" single lot sale of purely digital work of art, NFT, sold for $69 million.
  • "We are honored that CharityStars asked us to be a beneficiary of the auction of a Beeple NFT.
  • "- Abby Berman, Adopt the Arts Foundation Executive Director
    "We are excited to share CharityStars first NFT auction and entrance into the digital blockchain art industry.

Nature Made® Launches #TeachHealthy Campaign Providing Teachers Across America with Immunity Products and $2 Million to Fund Healthy Classroom Environments

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

Recognizing that teachers are a critical part of creating and maintaining a healthy learning environment, Nature Made is providing them additional support by giving over 7 million servings of immune-support products and donating $2 million to provide over 13,000 teachers with supplies needed to maintain healthy classrooms.

Key Points: 
  • Recognizing that teachers are a critical part of creating and maintaining a healthy learning environment, Nature Made is providing them additional support by giving over 7 million servings of immune-support products and donating $2 million to provide over 13,000 teachers with supplies needed to maintain healthy classrooms.
  • Nature Made is partnering with DonorsChoose, the #1 education non-profit, to help support teachers' immune health and fund their requests for resources under the organization's "Health & Wellness" category.
  • In 2020, Nature Made donated $1 million to LAUSD's Grab & Go food relief program and funded educational garden and backpack programs.
  • Join Nature Made and DonorsChoose to help teachers #TeachHealthy this year by funding teachers' health and wellness projects.