TLE Simi Valley, CA Hosts a Hop-A-Thon to Support the Muscular Dystrophy Association
The TLE Team
TLE Simi Valley, CA hosted a Hop-A-Thon to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association as part of TLE’s philanthropy curriculum. Children ‘hopped for a cause’ in a fun, secured environment and enjoyed music, crafts, face painting and live performances. In the end, the center exceeded their goal of raising $800 to send one child with muscular dystrophy to camp.
Richard Weissman, Co-founder, Chairman and CEO of The Learning Experience, has been selected to lead the Board of Directors for Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida. He will work with the board and Make-A-Wish team to fulfill the nonprofit’s mission of granting life-changing wishes to critically-ill children. His new role as board chair was effective January 2020 and will initially run through the organization’s 2020-2021 fiscal year.
Five-year-old Riley Chicino's tiny classroom chair has been empty since she was diagnosed with leukemia last summer. Riley's mother, Kaylie Manger, said the hospital stays and chemotherapy treatments have been a test of strength for her feisty daughter.