As we begin a new dawn and new decade, we need to take a step back to remember Arman and the journey we started in May 2019. With your compassion, commitment and support, we created the Arman N Roy foundation and together funded technology projects that have positively impacted over 500 underprivileged youth this year. We are so very grateful that you took a leap of hope with us and look forward to giving even more to those who need it most in 2020!
Join Us at our Inaugural Hope Gala 18 days to go! The event takes place on January 18, 2020 at the elegant Primavera Regency in Stirling, NJ. We invite you to join us to celebrate our accomplishments, have some fun, and get involved in making a difference. Limited tickets are still available so please register by January 7th . Thank you to all our Hope Gala Sponsors: Epic Management Inc, Dr Jai Jalaj & Dr. Mahavir Singh Family, Jersey Shore Gastroenterology, The Kansagra Family, Ganga Mukkavilli CPA, PS&S, The Seiler Group Of Raymond James, Summit Information Systems, Ferraro’s Restaurant of Westfield, The Clark Group of Janney Montgomery Scott as well as the many contributors to our raffle baskets and silent auctions. To purchase tickets, click here: Hope Gala Invitation
Changing the Trajectory of Lives Through Technology
Our mission is to give hope to youth facing homelessness, poverty and abuse..the most vulnerable among us. Through our work with Covenant House, we are funding the expansion of the Dove Learning Center iPAD program to help homeless youth build technology skills. With AnnieCannons we have funded a scholarship to a homeless 17-year old young woman to participate in their bootcamp training program giving her an opportunity to earn $75-$100 per hour. She is excited to start her first class in February!
With our newest partner,DonorsChoose, we are helping teachers in three different NJ schools reach students from high poverty backgrounds dealing with broken families, learning disabilities, and violence so they have a renewed interest in themselves and their education.
“Dear Arman N Roy Foundation, I would like to thank you for your donation of virtual reality headsets to my classroom. The shift of instruction that has taken place due to these enhancements has been immaculate. As an educator seeking to provide my students the best instruction, their excitement has ignited a new fire within me. To seek out new methods to incorporate these tools has further pushed me to be a better teacher. I attribute all of this to this great donation that has been made on your behalf. My students have continued to excel and extend their learning. Through the use of the virtual reality headsets my students have been able to explore places throughout the world. They have enhanced their understanding of art concepts with up-close experiences. In addition to this, they have begun to listen to audio tours and explanations. It has been a joy watching these students construct their own knowledge, develop questions about the subject matter, and move beyond what they see simply in a textbook. On behalf of my students and myself, we truly thank you! - With gratitude, Mr. Rivera”
We still have a lot of work to do! In 2020, we are launching several new computer technology initiatives that will completely change the trajectory of the lives of vulnerable youth. Please join us at our Inauguaral Gala or visit our website www.armanroy.org to learn more and get involved.
Arman N Roy Foundation - 501(c)(3) Approved!
We are proud to announce our designation as an IRS 501(c)(3) public charity effective May 2019. Your 2019 donations are fully tax-deductible and will also qualify for most company matching gift programs. Please start the year with hope and take a few minutes to submit a matching request (if applicable) to broaden your support and double your gift for youth who need it most! You will be receiving your 2019 tax receipts by January 31, 2020. Please send us an email at: firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Do you have a great idea to provide technology tools and training to help at-risk youth in your community? Submit a Hope Jar Request ! Please also help us spread the word by sharing this email with your family and friends and following us on social media, so they can join our cause.
Thank you for joining our family, honoring Arman and giving hope to us and so many others that need it most this year. We wish you a happy, healthy and hopeful 2020!
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