Spring dates for 2010 Skiing For Schools | SierraSun.com

Spring dates for 2010 Skiing For Schools

Ski or ride for only $25 when you pre-purchase Skiing for Schools discounted lift tickets at participating resorts.

and#8220;We believe that this fundraiser takes full advantage of our many unique winter resorts,and#8221; explains Laura Abbey Brown, Executive Director of the Foundation. and#8220;We hope that people will take advantage of the great snow, get a great deal on tickets and support a great cause.and#8221;

Sunday, April 11, Squaw Valley USA: Skiing for Schools Day. Special, pre-purchased lift tickets are only $25 per person. Limited quantity of tickets available the week prior on a first come, first serve basis at Porters locations (Truckee, Tahoe City).

Sunday, April 18, Alpine Meadows Community Benefit Day: A special, $25 lift ticket will be available at Alpine ticket booths this day. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Excellence in Education. Call Alpine, 583-4232 for details.

The Foundation would like to thank the community for making many of its early Skiing for Schools dates sell-out or near sell-out successes! Special thanks to our ticket selling site, Porters Sports and Homewood, Sugar Bowl, Northstar-at-Tahoe Resort, Royal Gorge and Boreal for their early season support of the Skiing for Schools program!

The Tahoe Truckee Excellence in Education Foundation is a private, nonprofit corporation that supports quality education within the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District. Each year the Foundation raises money and provides grants, resources and partnerships to benefit students, teachers and the educational community as a whole.

For more information and updates, please call 550-7984 or visit http://www.exined.org.