News Release: Over Sixty DuVal Alumni Contribute To $5,000 Donation

News Release: Over Sixty DuVal Alumni Contribute To $5,000 Donation

December 13, 2012
For Immediate Release
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Lanham,  MD On November 27, DuVal High School alumni presented a $5,000 check to support the purchase of a new scoreboard for the football stadium.

Kevin Chroniger and Conrad Briggs, both 1976 graduates of DuVal High School, organized the fundraising efforts through an online website. Over sixty alumni made online donations to help support their fundraising initiatives.  

“We played on the football team while in high school and it was great to be able to give back,” said Kevin Chroniger.

During this year’s homecoming, the alumni toured the school and have started exploring other initiatives to assists with future fundraising efforts.

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Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 209 schools and centers, more than 130,000 students and nearly 19,000 employees. Under the leadership of Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, the school system serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities located in the Washington, DC suburbs. PGCPS is nationally recognized for innovative programs and initiatives that provide students with unique learning opportunities, including arts integration, environmental and financial literacy, and language immersion.