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Contact: Imelda Madrid at (818) 899-0215
Montague Charter Academy Receives $5,000 Donation from New Burlington Store
Pacoima, Ca – Burlington Stores, the national off-price retailer, through its partnership with the national non-profit organization, AdoptAClassroom.org, has donated $5,000 towards school supplies to Montague Charter Academy in celebration of its new store now open in Panorama City, CA at The Plant Shopping Center (14501 Blythe St, Panorama City, CA 91402)
A representative from AdoptAClassroom.org contacted Montague Charter Academy school administrators and helped to secure the donation which will provide $5,000 in much needed supplies for each teacher’s classroom.
Vice Principal, Imelda Madrid accepted the generous donation on behalf of the school at a ceremony on March 5, 2021. “On behalf of the entire Montague Charter Academy Community, I would like to welcome our new local Burlington store and thank them and AdoptAClassroom.org for their generous donation to our school,” Ms. Madrid said. “The donation comes at a vital time for our school community, who are dealing with the economic and emotional impacts of the pandemic. Our community has been one of the hardest hit communities in Los Angeles County. This donation will ensure that we are able to support our community families by equipping our students with the materials they need so that they can successfully complete their already difficult academic year. We are thankful for the support we received from Burlington and AdoptAClassroom.org.”
Burlington is committed to supporting education through its partnership with AdoptAClassroom.org. Each time Burlington opens a new store, Burlington celebrates by adopting and funding a local elementary school in the market. The new Burlington store is now open at 14501 Blythe St, Panorama City, CA 91402 and provides ‘wow- deals’ for the entire family and home.
About Burlington Stores
Burlington Stores, Inc., headquartered in New Jersey, is a nationally recognized off-price retailer with Fiscal 2019 net sales of $7.3 billion. The Company is a Fortune 500 company and its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “BURL.” The Company operated 739 stores as of the end of the second quarter of Fiscal 2020, in 45 states and Puerto Rico, principally under the name Burlington Stores. Burlington offers great value on a wide assortment of merchandise – with products for ladies, men, kids, baby, and the home. Every time they shop, Burlington customers can find new and amazing deals on their favorite brands – at up to 60% off other retailers’ prices. For more, visit Burlington.com and follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.
We are a national, award-winning nonprofit that advances equity in education by providing the most flexible and accountable funding for PreK-12 teachers and schools throughout the U.S. Our proprietary, easy-to-use education fundraising platform helps teachers, principals, and administrators give every child the tools they deserve to succeed in school. Since 1998, we have raised $50 million and supported 5.5 million students. As a 501(c)(3) organization, we hold a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator and a platinum rating of transparency from GuideStar. For more information, or to make a donation, please visit www.adoptaclassroom.org.