Opening and Closing Bell on Wall Street
Action America visited the NYSE to highlight and celebrate a national call for unity and community service. In honor of the occasion, Kevin Connelly of HBO’s Emmy®-Winning Comedy Series ENTOURAGE and Monica Iken, Action America Board Member and a 9/11 family member rang The Opening BellSM.
Action America is a joint effort among corporations, individuals and non-profit organizations committed to both honoring those affected by the events of September 11th and unifying the country through positive action.
Led by Marquis Jet founder Kenny Dichter and AOL chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong, the coalition currently includes AOL, Boy Scouts of America, New York Says Thank You Foundation and The Council of Fashion Designers of America, among others.
About Action America:
Action America, a nonprofit, is an open-source brand created to unite and activate Americans everywhere to turn the events of 9/11 into positive action. Led by Marquis Jet founder Kenny Dichter and AOL chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong, the coalition currently includes AOL, the Boy Scouts of America and New York Says Thank You Foundation, among others. Action America seeks to make the 10th anniversary of 9/11 the single largest day of volunteerism in American history by activating a digital platform that enables Americans to serve, donate and share their support.
Action America supports any and all 9/11-related organizations and through its website, www.ActionAmerica.com, enables Americans to donate to the 9/11 Memorial or The Wounded Warriors Project, or to volunteer on behalf of organizations of their choice. All proceeds generated through merchandise sales on ActionAmerica.com equally benefit The 9/11 Memorial to support the construction of the 9/11 Museum and the Wounded Warriors Project.
For more information or to learn how you can participate, please visit www.ActionAmerica.com.