DALLAS, Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- National Write Your Congressman (NWYC), an organization that gives small businesses a voice in American government, is donating 1,600 educational books about American government to fifth through eighth grade students visiting the 2016 Orange Field of Valor.
"We are excited to be able to provide high-quality educational materials from NWYC to students visiting the 2016 Orange Field of Valor," said Gary Remland, President of the Community Foundation of Orange, president and owner of Remland Insurance and NWYC member. "Field of Valor gives the community the opportunity to not only honor all veterans and active duty military personnel for their service, but to educate the next generation of voters."
This Orange Field of Valor is hosting student groups to educate them on the importance of active engagement with their government. Students will receive America's Legacy, a 36-page book produced by Student Governmental Affairs Program (SGAP), a nonprofit organization established by NWYC that provides instructional materials to approximately 200,000 students across the U.S. each year. Materials are factual, nonpartisan, and non-political.
"NWYC is proud to partner with Gary Remland and the Orange Field of Valor to provide educational materials to our future leaders," said Randy Ford, president of NWYC and president and co-founder of SGAP. "The future of our nation depends on our youth and NWYC is committed to providing educational materials to teach students about all facets of government."
For more information about the 2016 Orange Field of Valor, visit: http://www.communityfoundationoforange.org/field-of-valor-2016.html.
About National Write Your Congressman
National Write Your Congressman (NWYC) is an organization that gives small businesses a voice in American government. As the nation's largest, privately held, nonpartisan membership organization made up of small businesses, NWYC is dedicated to the delivery of constituent opinions to representatives in Washington. For more than 55 years, NWYC has provided small business owners and operators the tools necessary to connect with members of Congress and a platform to let their collective voice be heard. NWYC's team of experts provides unbiased, nonpartisan information and research on top issues and pending legislation relevant to small business owners today. NWYC presents both sides of the issue so that members can form an educated opinion and let their opinions be heard. For more information, visit: www.nwyc.com.
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