(Chantal Lovell of NPRI) – LAS VEGAS — The Nevada Policy Research Institute is partnering with a Las Vegas school to host the first of many public meetings to inform parents of Nevada’s new Education Savings Accounts program as established by the passage of SB302.
The event — open to the public and the media — will be held at Mountain View Christian Schools, which has seats available for students who will take advantage of the $5,000 + grants made possible through the new program. Sen. Scott Hammond, who sponsored SB302, will speak at the event, along with NPRI Citizen Engagement Coordinator Karen Gray and Mountain View Christian Schools Principal Ray LeBoeuf.
There will be jumpers for children and attendees will receive complimentary lunch. The Nevada Policy Research Institute is planning similar events to be held in the coming months throughout Nevada. More information will be announced shortly.
Saturday, July 18
9:00-11:00 a.m., the informational program will begin at 9:30 a.m.
Mountain View Christian Schools
3900 E. Bonanza Rd.
Las Vegas, 89110
Chantal Lovell is deputy communications director at Nevada Policy Research Institute. She oversees the Institute’s publications, coordinates staff media appearances and manages NPRI’s new media efforts.
NPRI is a non-profit, non-partisan think tank that produces and shares ideas and information that empowers people. For more information, please visit www.NPRI.org.