McKinley will purchase new mats and chairs, as well as a score table and sound system with Nexcore's donation.
Online PR News – 07-November-2017 – ST. LOUIS – ST. LOUIS – Nexcore, a co-working space in St. Louis’ Fox Park neighborhood, has recently donated $14,200 to nearby McKinley Classical Leadership Academy. These funds will support the school’s athletic department, providing new equipment and components for the gym.
With Nexcore’s donation, McKinley will purchase new mats and chairs, as well as a score table and sound system. McKinley is aiming to complete all improvements before the first home basketball game of the season on Sat., November 18.
“A first-class gym with first-class equipment means we can provide a first-class basketball program,” says Stephen Warmack, Principal of McKinley Classical Leadership Academy. “We aim to provide our students with the best we possibly can, both academically and athletically, and now, with the help of Nexcore, our athletic department can be even better.”
Nexcore’s donation marks the continuation of their efforts to help improve the lives of local community members.
“At Nexcore, not only do we want people to have a prosperous, sustainable, and healthy business, but we also want people to have a healthy body,” says Larry Cohn, partner and co-founder of Nexcore. “We believe that there is a connection between a healthy body and a healthy mind, which is one of the reasons why promoting athletics is really important to us.”
“These kids are the future of our community,” says Jim Shelvy, partner and co-founder of Nexcore. “We want to see them succeed and are so excited to be able to help where we can. All of us at Nexcore hope our community can rally around McKinley, and we encourage everyone who can to make it out to one of their games.”
Nexcore is a thoughtfully-designed co-working space in St. Louis’ Fox Park neighborhood. With a robust set of amenities and a collaborative environment full of entrepreneurs and top business coaches, Nexcore aims to equip growing business professionals with the resources they need to succeed. For more information, please visit Nexcore online at https://thenexcore.com or call 314-635-0500.
About McKinley Classical Leadership Academy:
McKinley Classical Leadership Academy is a middle and high school within the St. Louis Public Schools system. McKinley offers an accelerated and enriched curriculum for gifted and talented learners, allowing students the opportunity to grow intellectually and personally. For more information, please contact the school at 314-773-0027.