Bobs Furniture and Garde Arts Center facilitating deserving people

29/04/2013 14:39


The Garde Arts Center, Southeastern Connecticut’s non-profit performing arts center in the downtown area New London, and Bob's Discount Furniture proclaimed that Jackson Harris, from Mile Creek School in Old Lyme, Conn., has been the actual winner of 2011-12 Schooltime Series Sleuths Contest. 
Jackson received a Colorado Stairway bunk bed set, complete along with two twin-size Perfection mattresses, thanks to Bob's Discount Furniture, and a free Schooltime Series overall performance for his whole class at the Garde Arts Center. Bob’s is in addition donating $500 to his course to aid with travel fees towards the performance.
"We are happy to sponsor this competition to help support the Garde Arts Center along with the Schooltime Performance Series, that is a smart way for the kids to have and appreciate the arts," said Cathy Poulin, public relations director as well as Bob’s TV personality. "Bob’s Discount is dedicated to promoting the areas in which we serve, and we're thrilled to send kids to these fantastic performing arts events."
The Bob's Discount Furniture 2011-12 Schooltime Performance Series is a set of curriculum-based theater, music and also dance performances presented by national touring organizations. The particular performances give kids an opportunity to increase their chance to learn by way of first-class performing arts events. 
Each and every Schooltime Series production was designed to activate youngsters within the magic of live concerts, whilst strengthening educational goals along with study manuals in addition to links to on-line curriculum. In the last 5 years more than 87 schools have sent students from pre-K to grade 12 to the Garde’s historic 1450-seat theatre. 
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In relation to Bob's Discount Furniture Non-profit Foundation 
Through the Bob's Discount Furniture Non-profit Foundation and also Bob’s Outreach plan, Bob Kaufman, Cathy Poulin as well as Bob's Discount Furniture employees assist many hundreds of non-profit corporations along with sponsorships as well as charitable advantages. Regarding over 15 years Bobs Discount Furniture offers joined with all the American Red Cross in New England and has by way of direct in store blood drives raised over 21,000 profitable units and over 15,000 units via a blood mobile donated in 2006. Amid the many other reinforced charities are Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters, Easter Seals, The Jimmy Fund, American Cancer Society, March of Dimes, National Conference for Community Justice, The Johan Santana Foundation, The Andrus Children Center, Connecticut Children's Medical Center and Special Olympics. For details about the foundation along with Bob's Discount Furniture, visit
Regarding the Garde Arts Center 
Now in its eighty-third season, the Garde Arts Center is southeastern Connecticut’s non-profit center for the performing arts. The Garde owns as well as operates the traditional 1450-seat Garde Theatre and the 130-seat Oasis Room where it presents musicals, opera, orchestras, modern music, film, dance, and family events. Home of the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra, the Garde features activities by local arts organizations and gives helpful courses for more than 12,000 teenagers. Under the particular guidance of Steve Sigel, executive director, since 1988, the Garde has become a major catalyst for the cultural along with economic revitalization of New London.
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