Phillips Charitable Organizations Contributes A Quarter Million Dollars to East Harlem Tutorial Program
Charles and Karen Phillips’ non-profit Phillips Charitable Organizations (PCO) generously contributed $250,000 to East Harlem Tutorial Program
New York, NY (PRWEB) September 26, 2012
Charles and Karen Phillips’ non-profit Phillips Charitable Organizations (PCO) contributed $250,000 to East Harlem Tutorial Program (EHTP) this month, becoming Lead Sponsor for its Robotics Program.
The Robotics Program helps to transform the lives of East Harlem students and families as a core component of EHTP’s STEM program. Charles Phillips is thrilled to be able to contribute in support of the young engineers of tomorrow. His non-profit, Phillips Charitable Organization, focuses on quickly and efficiently distributing donations to disadvantaged engineering students, single mothers, and wounded veterans.
By significantly boosting the Robotics Program, PCO will be recognized on all robotics-related promotional activity as well as on the program’s robot named “Jackie”. PCO will also receive significant recognition at EHTP’s Annual Benefit at the highest level of giving: 105th Street Society.
In a letter from Zanetta Addams-Pilgrim, Director of Development and Communications at EHTP, PCO’s generous support was acknowledged: “We are so grateful for your enthusiasm and support, and are extremely honored to partner with you.”
Phillips Charitable Organizations is a foundation created by Karen Phillips and Charles Phillips CEO Infor. Infor is the third largest business applications company and is headquarter in New York City.
Charles and Karen Phillips are thrilled to support East Harlem Tutorial Program. They have served as philanthropists for several years, and with Charles Phillips’ experience in the computer software industry, he pays particular attention to assisting young engineers who may find themselves in disadvantaged situations. PCO has a particular focus STEM education.
The $250,000 grant to EHTP will be distributed over three years to the organization and will be utilized for EHTP’s charitable and educational activities.