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Pop Warner to Ring NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell

Live Webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell Also Available

NASDAQ PicSeveral Pop Warner players and cheerleaders will help ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell on Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 3:55 p.m. EST at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York (located at 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio). 

In honor of the occasion, Pop Warner Executive Director Jon Butler will ring the Closing Bell.

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will also be available, so fans can watch live by tuning in around 3:45 p.m. EST.  Watch the Live Webcast at: http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx.

Pop Warner also participated in the NASDAQ Stock Market Bell Ringing back in November 2009.  Check out the photos Here.

About Pop Warner Little Scholars:
Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc. (PWLS) is a non-profit organization that provides youth football, cheerleading and dance programs for athletes in 42 states and several countries around the world.  Founded in 1929, Pop Warner is the largest and oldest youth football, cheer and dance organization, with approximately 425,000 young participants, ranging from ages 5 to 16 years old.

Pop Warner is the only youth sports organization that requires its participants to maintain academic standards in order to participate. Pop Warner's commitment to academics separates the program from other youth sports organizations around the world.

Over the years, Pop Warner has taken consistent and significant steps to ensure player safety. In 2012, Pop Warner became the first organization – at any level of sports - to enact a major rule change that limits the amount and type of contact allowed during practice.