Pennstar donates to AEIO

June 20th, 2015 12:09 pm

First Posted: 2/22/2012

Pennstar Bank has donated $10,000 to the Abington Heights Educational Improvement Organization (AEIO). The funds will be used to supplement and enhance the educational environment and programs within the Abington Heights School District. AEIO aims to bring together ideas, people and resources to support educational programs outside the regular school curriculum.

Popular Abington Heights School District programs supported by the AEIO grants are: FIRST Robotics, Greenhouse, Music Technology Lab, Weather Bug, Drama Society, Arts Alliance, Odyssey of the Mind, TV Studies Project, Summer Arts Alive, Earth Camp, Lithium Project and Science Olympiad, Aquaponics/Aquaculture, The Gathering and the Kuiper Award for Teaching Excellence.

Individuals may also make tax-deductible contributions to AEIO by mailing checks made payable to "AEIO" at P. O. Box 154, Clarks Summit, PA 18411.

Pennstar Bank Senior Vice-President Retail Sales and Administration Manager Dominick Mitchell presented a $10,000 check to AEIO Board Members Thomas McHugh and Margaret McNulty.