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ORAU Donates Nearly $2,000 to Kingston Elementary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sept. 29, 2005
FY05-66

OAK RIDGE, Tenn.—Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) recently presented a check for $1,990 to Kingston Elementary School through its Volunteers in Education Team program. The funds were donated to third grade classes at the school to purchase educational math materials, such as hands-on learning tools to help students with multiplication, division and fractions.

ORAU provides innovative scientific and technical solutions to advance national priorities in science, education, security and health. Through specialized teams of experts, unique laboratory capabilities and access to a consortium of more than 100 major Ph.D.-granting institutions, ORAU works with federal, state, local and commercial customers to advance national priorities and serve the public interest. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation and federal contractor, ORAU manages the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

Kingston Elementary School students and teacher receive check from ORAU

Pictured are: Kingston Elementary School third grade teacher Nancy Marsh (left) and ORAU employee Erin Adler with the $1,990 check. Also pictured are Ms. Marsh’s third grade students and school principal Shelia Sitzlar (back right).

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