U.S. Trust to serve as associate partner for the S&R Foundation, in support of the 2013 Overtures and Illuminate Series
WASHINGTON, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The S&R Foundation, a non-profit organization that supports talented individuals with high aspirations in the arts and sciences, today announced that the U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth will serve as an associate partner for the Foundation. U.S. Trust will contribute $25,000 to the Foundation, helping fund the Overtures Concert Series and Illuminate Lecture Series.
"The S&R Foundation is dedicated to supporting talented, emerging artists and scientists. Currently in the midst of our second annual Overtures Spring Concert Series, we depend on partners like U.S. Trust to continue our mission of providing opportunities to deserving individuals to advance their careers," said Dr. Sachiko Kuno, president and CEO of the S&R Foundation. "Over the past year, the Foundation has experienced significant growth and expansion of its programs, all of which is made possible through the generosity of our sponsors and partners."
Among the Foundation's programs include the highly acclaimed Overtures Concert Series, featuring performances by world-class musicians at venues such as the Kennedy Center and Evermay Estate. Through Overtures, the Foundation introduces skilled, emerging artists to broad audiences. The Foundation recently announced its newest initiative, the Illuminate Series. This innovative lecture series is designed to bring together passionate, forward-thinking lecturers with similar-minded audiences.
"The S&R Foundation plays an important role in supporting the ambitions of talented artists and scientists from around the world. We have seen programs like the Overtures Series emerge in the Georgetown community and are pleased to join the S&R Foundation in helping launch these individuals' careers," said Ramona Mockoviak, U.S. Trust Market Executive for Greater D.C. "We're proud to now be a part of the Foundation's ongoing efforts, especially as new programs, like the Illuminate series, begin this year."
About the S&R Foundation The S&R Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created in 2000 to support talented individuals with great potential and high aspirations in the sciences and arts, especially those who are furthering international cultural collaboration. Our goals are simple, yet bold: to create, support and facilitate initiatives that encourage scientific and artistic innovation, and promote cultural and personal growth. For more information, visit www.SandRFoundation.org.
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