|Take Our Children to Work Day 2012|
On Thursday, April 26th, Tuesday’s Children hosted the annual Take Our Children to Work Day program. Over 100 children participated in the national day with over 30 corporate placements. Corporate placements included: American Express, Beacon Restaurant, Gregory J. Cannata&Associates, CNN, Coach, FBI, Friars Club, Grace Institute, New York Humane Society, IAVA, JP Morgan, LinkedIn, Lippe Taylor, L’Oreal, Michael Kors, MLB, Myriad Restaurant, New York Mets, New York Yankees, NHL, NYPD, NYSE, Palese Lab (Mount Sinai School of Medicine), Patch/Aol, Peoples Improv Theater, Ralph Lauren, Silverstein, Stillwell Partners, The Legacy Agency, Warner Bros Wilhelmina Modeling Agency, Yahoo and Zenith Optimedia. As one participant from Palese Lab said, “Thank you for this opportunity, I will always remember it."
The program for adults was held at the Friars Club, including special guests from the Gift of Laughter Wounded Warrior Program, a non-profit organization that provides uplifting entertainment to enhance and increase the well being of troops injured in Iraq and Afghanistan. As one parent said “This was a special opportunity to share the gift of laughter with family and friends!”
Many thanks to our corporate hosts and volunteer chaperones for making this day another success!
See coverage of Take Our Children to Work Day with the NY Mets from Eyewitness News here: