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Fellows

07.01.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   Event Highlights, Fellows Spotlights, PENCIL Media Clips, PENCIL News, Press Releases

Check out our media coverage of PENCIL’s first BOSS FOR A DAY event where PENCIL Fellows traveled to different businesses to learn the ins and outs of the organizations before starting their first internships on Monday, July 6! FOX5NY covered …

Shael Suransky

05.12.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

Bank Street College President Shael Polakow-Suransky Elected to PENCIL’s Board of Directors New York, NY, May 8— PENCIL, one of New York’s leading education nonprofits, today announced the election of Shael Polakow-Suransky, President of Bank Street College of Education, to …

MayorsFund

05.05.2015  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his wife, First Lady Chirlane McCray, announced the creation of the Center for Youth Employment on May 4, 2015. This is a new public-private partnership between the de Blasio administration and local …

Abbe Raven BOD

10.06.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

New York, NY, October 6 — PENCIL, one of New York’s leading education nonprofits, today announced the election of Abbe Raven, Chairman, A+E Networks, to its board of directors. PENCIL brings New York’s corporate world together with the city’s public …

Joanna Cannon - PENCIL COO

09.15.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

Former NYCDOE Official to Lead Internal Operations and Help Shape Strategic Direction to Grow PENCIL’s Work to Improve New York’s Public Schools

PENCIL Fellows meet with a facilitator at a 2-day orientation

07.06.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   PENCIL News, Press Releases

[The following press release explains just some of the ways that PENCIL Partner and supporter JPMorgan Chase & Co. is stepping up to provide New York City’s students with the college and career readiness that they need, and that our economy …

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06.13.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Press Releases

PENCIL Honors Corporate Leaders JPMorgan Chase & Co. and PwC for their Commitment to Public Education at Annual Benefit New York, NY, June 13, 2014—PENCIL, the leader in creating innovative and impactful models of collaboration between business and public schools, …

Wired For Success

05.06.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Press Releases

Company’s $1.2M Contribution to PENCIL Spans Four Years NEW YORK, May 6, 2014—Today, on National Teacher Appreciation Day, PENCIL, the New York City–based leader in creating innovative and impactful collaboration between business and public schools, recognized CA Technologies commitment to …

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04.20.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Press Releases

PENCIL, one of New York’s leading education nonprofits, today announced the appointment of David Weiner, formerly Deputy Chancellor at New York City’s Department of Education (DOE), as its new President. His charge will be to deepen and expand PENCIL’s growing …

Richard Burns

02.15.2014  |  Leave a Comment  |   Press Releases

PENCIL, the New York City-based leader in creating innovative and impactful models of collaboration between schools and businesses, has announced that Richard D. Burns, an experienced nonprofit management executive, has been appointed Interim Executive Director. Burns will lead the organization …