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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 10, 2012
Providence Holy Cross Continues Support of PAC K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program
Subject: Providence Holy Cross Medical Center has extended its partnership with the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at College of the Canyons to provide continued sponsorship and support of the PAC’s ongoing K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program.
Event: Representatives from Providence Holy Cross Medical Center will present the PAC K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program with a $10,000 check during a brief on-stage ceremony being held prior to the educational bus-in performance of the show TAO: The Art of the Drum, to be attended by more than 700 local elementary school students.
Expected to participate in the check presentation ceremony are: Larry Bowe, Chief Executive, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center; Natasha Shows, Director of Marketing and Public Relations, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center; Brigette Loden, Vice President, Development & Capital Campaigns, Providence Health & Services Foundation; Jeri Seratti-Goldman, co-owner KHTS AM 1220; Rita Garasi, Advisory Chair of the PAC K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program; and Adam Philipson, PAC Managing Director.
The PAC K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program uses the college’s cultural and community resources to provide SCV students an opportunity to benefit from top-tier visual and performing arts (VAPA) curriculum and learning opportunities. Since its inception the K-12 Arts Outreach Program has taken a collaborative approach, with PAC organizers partnering with teachers and administrators in school districts throughout the SCV in order to reach as many students as possible. As a result, the program continues to provide arts-infused curriculum and unique educational opportunities for students throughout the SCV.
When: 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 13, 2012
Location: The Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) main stage, located on the College of the Canyons Valencia campus.
Contact: COC Public Information Office (661) 362-3432; Adam Philipson (661) 362-5305
Note to Editors: Photo opportunities available
For more information about the PAC K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program or to become a sponsor, contact Adam Philipson at (661) 362-5305 or visit www.canyonsPAC.com