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April 20, 2017

National Youth Development Nonprofit Mouse Celebrates 20 Years of Empowering Youth to Create Technology with Purpose

Mouse will Honor Best Buy, CBS EcoMedia, Gale A. Brewer and Marc Lesser

WHAT:  Mouse is celebrating 20 years of empowering youth to use technology as a force for good.  Founded at the boom of Silicon Alley in the late 90’s, Mouse has grown to a national nonprofit impacting nearly 40,000 youth.

Celebrate this milestone at the Mouse20: Powering Change benefit as Mouse spotlights personal stories of youth and alumni in their “20 Makers of Change,” and honors individuals and partners who have been integral to the impact and growth of Mouse.  The benefit will be an interactive celebration with youth presenting projects using the latest technologies, including circuitry, 3D design, virtual reality, and more.

Mouse will proudly honor its corporate partners Best Buy and CBS EcoMedia, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer, and Mouse Senior Director of Learning Design Marc Lesser.

WHERE           
Guastavino's
409 East 59th Street, New York City

WHEN             
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
6:00-7:30pm: Maker Space & Cocktails
7:30-10:00pm: Program & Dinner

MORE INFORMATION
Visit mouse.org/mouse20

PRESS CONTACT
Savannah Hughes
PulpPR for Mouse
Savannah@pulppr.com

ABOUT MOUSE
Mouse is a national youth development nonprofit that empowers all students to create with technology to solve real problems and make meaningful change in our world. Founded in 1997, Mouse programs have had a positive and lasting impact on nearly 40,000 students nationwide. Learn more at mouse.org

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Join us for this unique, interactive event as we celebrate 20 years of empowering youth to create technology with purpose!

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