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Mar 1, 2017

Newark Charter School Fund Sponsors Newark Families to Attend SHE Wins Inc. Masquerade Balls

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[Newark, NJ — March 1, 2017] – The Newark Charter School Fund (NCSF) sponsored tickets for Newark families to attend SHE Wins Inc.’s second annual Mother and Son Masquerade Ball and Father and Daughter Masquerade Ball this weekend. The Fund sponsored 30 pairs of tickets for each dance, which were attended by over 200 families. The events brought together Newark families from both public charter and district schools, where parents and children were able to enjoy masquerade-style dances and celebrate their special family bonds.

“The Newark Charter School Fund was thrilled to give deserving Newark families an opportunity to enjoy these two special events that are organized by SHE Wins,” said Michele Mason, Executive Director of NCSF. “We are proud to support SHE Wins Inc., a transformational organization that is empowering Newark’s young women to be the next generation of leaders in our community.”

The Mother and Son Masquerade Ball was held on Saturday, February 25, followed by the Father and Daughter Masquerade Ball on Sunday, February 26.  Both were held at KIPP New Jersey’s Bold & Thrive Academies.

SHE Wins Inc., founded by A’Dorian Murray-Thomas, is an organization seeking to create a pipeline of college and career-ready young women leaders for girls affected by violence. The organization is focused on empowering girls with the social, emotional, and leadership skills needed to not only excel academically, but to help solve the issues that most affect their lives and communities.

For more information about SHE Wins please visit: http://www.shewins.org/

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