Heather Makynen Scores Four New Computers for Taft Elementary School in Uxbridge, MA, from Kaspersky Lab’s Touchdowns for Technology
MA – December 30, 2010 -Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer
security solutions that defend against computer viruses, spyware and all forms
of malicious software, congratulates Heather Makynen for
winning four new computers for Taft Elementary School in Uxbridge, MA, as part
of the Touchdowns for
sponsored by Kaspersky Lab and98.5 The Sports Hub.
to improving local school systems, the Touchdowns for Technology program
reflects Kaspersky Lab’s mission to make the Internet safe for all and educate
people about the threats that exist online.
Kaspersky Lab has donated 229 computers to schools throughout the six New
England States. Each week during the regular professional football season, a
winner is randomly selected to receive one computer for every touchdown that
New England scores during the game played that week, to be given to the school
of their choice. Every winner also receives three tickets to attend a Kicking
Clinic with New England kicker, Stephen Gostkowski, and an autographed jersey
signed by him.
Lab is the world's largest privately-held Internet Security company, providing
comprehensive protection against all forms of IT threats such as viruses,
spyware, hackers and spam. The company's products provide comprehensive malware
defense at work, at home and on the road for home and mobile users, small and
medium-sized businesses and large enterprises. Kaspersky protects more than 300
million systems around the globe. Our technology is also incorporated into
the products and services of approximately 100 of the world's leading IT,
networking, communications and applications solution vendors. For further
information about the company, please visit http://www.kaspersky.com/. Visit us on Facebook
at www.facebook.com/KasperskyLabAmericas. Follow @Kaspersky on Twitter.
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