WELLS FARGO, ALONG WITH FOX SPORTS WEST AND L.A. KINGS, DONATES $150K TO PARTNERSHIP FOR LA SCHOOLS
Local Constituents Gather for Check Presentation at Local Middle School
WHAT: Wells Fargo, along with FOX Sports West and the defending Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings will wrap up an exciting fundraising campaign in Boyle Heights with the presentation of a $150K check to the Partnership for LA Schools. Funds raised through “Score One For LA’s Kids,” a four-month campaign in which Wells Fargo donated $1,000 to the Partnership for every goal scored by the Kings in the 2013 regular season, will help bring technology to the Partnership’s nearly 16,000 students in 22 schools, through the Partnership's Blended Learning initiative.
WHO: Luc Robitaille, President, Business Operations, Los Angeles Kings; John Sotoodeh, EVP, Regional President at Wells Fargo; Steve Simpson, SVP/GM, FOX Sports West and Prime Ticket; Patrick O’Neal, Host/Reporter, “Kings Live” pre- and post-game shows; Monica Garcia, LAUSD Board President; Christina Rico, Principal, Hollenbeck Middle School; Marshall Tuck, Partnership, CEO
WHEN: Wednesday, June 5, 2013, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Hollenbeck Middle School, 2510 E. Sixth St. Los Angeles, CA 90023
About Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.4 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 9,000 stores, 12,000 ATMs, the Internet (wellsfargo.com), and has offices in more than 35 countries to support the bank’s customers who conduct business in the global economy. In Los Angeles, Wells Fargo is recognized as the top corporate philanthropist, having donated more than $20 million to local non-profits in 2013. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially.
About FOX Sports West
FOX Sports West is the local destination for the Los Angeles Angels and Los Angeles Kings. Together, FOX Sports West and sister network Prime Ticket present more live, local sports programming than any other network or broadcast system in the market. Serving sports fans in Southern California, Nevada and Hawaii, the regional networks produce over 800 live sporting events and telecast over 2,500 hours of original programming every year. For complete regional sports news, provocative opinions, telecast schedules and updated statistics, log-on to www.foxsportswest.com.
For information on the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools, visit www.partnershipla.org.