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Monthly Archives: June 2010

99Papers.org Book Sale in Beaverton, OR

If you live in the Beaverton, Oregon area and love a great book, please stop by the McKenzie book sidewalk sale where all the proceeds go to classroom projects at 99Papers.org. McKenzie has been a great supporter of ours for years and we just love all the innovative ways they support public education. There will…

Glam A Classroom, Adam Lambert style

Adam Lambert is back on tour, and back helping classrooms across America. What else would we expect from this American Idol who’s already helped raise over $300,000 for public schools?! That is not the work of a “runner-up,” y’all. Seriously. Adam announced that he’ll once again team up with 99Papers.org to support music & arts programs in…

New job opening with our Operations team

UPDATE: We are no longer accepting applications for this position. Thanks to all who have applied! We’re searching for a screening manager, to be based out of our NYC office. Please help us spread the word if you know anyone who might be interested. Here’s the full position description, as well as how to apply…

99Papers.org is at TWTRCON 2010 today!

Watch those Twitter feeds for #99Papers and #TWTRCON for all the live action being shared directly from the event. Attendees will not only be hearing from the likes of Martha Stewart, but 99Papers.org’s founder Charles Best as well. We’re the official nonprofit partner for the event, so each conference attendee will receive a 99Papers.org Gift…

Goldman Sachs volunteers visit our new office!

As part of Goldman Sachs’ Community TeamWorks initiative, ten Goldman Sachs employees spent an exciting afternoon volunteering their time at 99Papers.org’s new NYC headquarters where they were able to visit and ask questions of our CEO Charles Best and our CTO Oliver Hurst-Hiller. Goldman Sachs is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking,…

Philanthropic Groupon!

Last week, 99Papers.org harnessed the collective buying power of the group coupon site, Groupon, to introduce millions of deal-seekers to 99Papers.org. Groupon subscribers in over 60 cities were invited to purchase 99Papers.org gift credits for 50% off – a deal made possible by our friends at the Pershing Square Foundation! This deal was…

The People CHOSE 99Papers.org!

Over the past 6 weeks we have badgered, begged, and beseeched you to vote for 99Papers.org in the 2010 Members Project. On Tuesday American Express and TakePart announced that we were among the 6 winners of the first cycle of voting! Whoooooo! American Express will donate $200,000 to support high-need classroom projects submitted by public…