Long Realty Cares Foundation was selected to receive the Metropolitan Education Commission’s 2009 Crystal Apple Corporate Award. The annual award honors those who have shown significant support toward the education of youth in the community.
The award was accepted on Long Realty Cares Foundation’s behalf by Susan Barry, President of the Board, at the 19th Annual Metropolitan Education Commission’s Crystal Apple Awards Luncheon titled “Saluting the Partnership Between Education and Business” on May 6, 2009.
“The participation in Tucson is overwhelming with respect to childhood education and the programs available to facilitate learning for our community’s youth. Long Realty Cares Foundation is so proud to be honored by the Metropolitan Education Committee with the Corporate Crystal Apple Award.”
Some of the educational programs Long Realty Cares Foundation has been proud to support include: Life Directions, Assistance League of Tucson, New Beginnings for Women & Children, University of Arizona Foundation, Boys & Girls Club, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Youth on Their Own, and Sunnyside Parents as Teachers. For additional information about the Long Cares Foundation and the support giving to local schools, contact Foundation Administrator Michelle Salvagio at 520-918-3757.