Press

Media Contact

For all media inquiries, please contact Sinead Chilton. She can be reached at:

P.O. Box 23371
Ventura, CA 93002

Phone: (805) 641-1678
Cell: (213) 905-2777

Fax: (805) 641-1686

schilton[at]schoolonwheels.org

Fact Sheet
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Press Releases

School on Wheels Press ReleaseDecember 8, 2016
Three Local Nonprofits Awarded $200,000 in Grants to Fund Innovative Programs to Strengthen Southern California Communities

School on Wheels Press ReleaseDecember 1, 2016
School on Wheels Announces New Board Member, Donor and Volunteer, Susan Taylor

School on Wheels Press ReleaseOctober 20, 2016
School on Wheels is honored to announce that former student will join the Board of Directors

School on Wheels Press ReleaseSeptember 14, 2016
Rise High Wins $10 Million With The Help Of School On Wheels

School on Wheels Press ReleaseJune 16, 2016
Charity Champions League

School on Wheels Press ReleaseFebruary 1, 2016
New Board Member elected for School on Wheels 

School on Wheels Press ReleaseSeptember 3, 2015
Los Angeles Nonprofit that Educates Homeless Children to be Featured in One-hour Special Edition of ABC News’ 20/20 on Friday, Sept. 4

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June 17, 2015
LA City Hall to Pay Tribute To Founder of School on Wheels – Agnes Stevens

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June 17, 2015
School on Wheels to Create a New World Record for the Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Albert Einstein at the California Science Center on Saturday, June 27

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June 1, 2015
School on Wheels Welcomes New Board Members, Lynn Gardner, Mitchell Leib and Melissa Zukerman

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April 14, 2015
120 Volunteers to Receive Letters from the President for their Dedication and Commitment to School on Wheels

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March 9, 2015
School on Wheels’ Digital Learning Center Grand Opening

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November 25, 2014
NonProfit’s New President of the Board of Directors to kick off ‘Giving Tuesday’s Unselfie Campaign’

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October 27, 2014
LAPD and Nonprofit Volunteers to March with Homeless Children in Costumes through Skid Row to Celebrate Halloween

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June 11, 2014
From Skid Row to Scholarships

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April 8, 2014
School on Wheels Celebrates Volunteers

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March 7, 2014
School on Wheels’ Star Student Agnes

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February 11, 2014
Making the Internet Safer for Students – Safer Internet Day


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December 4, 2013
School on Wheels Celebrates its Senior Volunteers

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November 26, 2013
School on Wheels’ #GivingTuesday initiative is to Give the Gift of Hope

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October 7, 2013
Four Organizations Come Together to Help Homeless Children Learn

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September 26, 2013
School on Wheels Named Finalist in Toyota 100 Cars For Good Program

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August 20, 2013
School on Wheels to Create a New World Record for the longest line of backpacks to celebrate their 20th Anniversary

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June 14, 2013
Former School on Wheels Student Graduates from UCLA

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May 30, 2013
Former School on Wheels Student Graduates from Harvard

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May 20, 2013
The Jeff Probst Show Helps a School on Wheels Family

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April 18, 2013
Celebrity Chef Surprises School on Wheels Students and Staff at Skid Row Learning Center

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April 2013
MAKING A DIFFERENCE SINCE 1993 – School on Wheels celebrates 20 years of helping homeless children succeed in school


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October 2012
School on Wheels Executive Director, Catherine Meek, named a 2012 L’Oreal Woman of Worth

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October 2012
School on Wheels hosts its 5th Annual 5K Fun Run & Walk to benefit homeless children

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May 2012
School on Wheels Named a Finalist in TOYOTA’S 2012 100 CARS FOR GOOD PROGRAM

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April 2012
Santa Monica Shows Support for School on Wheels

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April 2012
April is National Volunteer Month – 60 Volunteers to receive Presidential Service Awards

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March 2012
SCHOOL ON WHEELS STAFF MEMBER RUNNING THE LA MARATHON TO BENEFIT HOMELESS STUDENTS

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February 2012
Recession Hits Homeless Children the Most


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December 2011
One in 45 children in the USA – 1.6 million children are homeless according to the National Center on Family Homelessness.

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December 2011
Local TV celebrity, Steve Edwards, of Good Day LA, pledges to match donations made in his name.

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August 31 2011
School on Wheels Voted a Top 10 FINALIST – CHARITY OF THE YEAR FOR 3rd ANNUAL CLASSY AWARDS

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August 8 2011
August – School on Wheels selected as recipient of Neutrogena Wave for Change Campaign.

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August 1 2011
Tutor Blogs on Huffington Post, The In-Between, by Tutor Hanna Duff.

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June 13 2011
FREEBIRDS Opens Fourth California Location with Charity Partner School on Wheels, Inc.

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May 20 2011
CONAN NOLAN – NBC CHANNEL 4 TALKS TO SCHOOL ON WHEELS STUDENTS AT LOCAL HOMELESS SHELTER