Pittston Area sets info meeting on foundation

June 27th, 2015 1:40 am

First Posted: 5/17/2013

Pittston Area School District has invited business leaders of Northeastern Pennsylvania to an informative session on the Pittston Area Educational Improvement Organization (PAEIO) secheduled for Thursday, May 30, at the senior high school auditorium in Yatesville.

The session begins with registration at 8 a.m. followed by a presentation from 8:30 to 9:30.

PAEIO is a non-profit organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and an approved Educational Improvement Organization by the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development.

According to the organization’s brochure, “the primary emphasis of PAEIO is to provide funding for innovative programs not included in the existing academic curriculum.”

Through PAEIO, tax-deductible donations may be made to help fund school programs. Unique opportunities for businesses to earn substantial tax credits are also available and will be explained at the May 30 session.

Those wishing to attend should respond to Annarose Salvo at salvoann@pittstonarea.com or at 570-654-2415, ext. 2102.