December 18, 2015 – Jacksonville, Fla. – In the spirit of the gift-giving season, U.S. Preventive Medicine (USPM) has donated 32 computers (13 laptops and 19 desktops), 26 LCD monitors and other computer accessories to Twin Lakes Academy Middle School, located in Jacksonville, Florida. USPM recently updated their employees’ computers and decided to donate their previous computers to a local school for students in need.
Scott Helfrich, USPM’s Chief Sales and Marketing Officer said: “With our company’s focus on prevention and adding life to years and years to life, this is a great opportunity to live out our mission with the youth in our area. It is our hope that this donation will assist in the personal, educational, and mental growth of the children at Twin Lakes Academy and ultimately help them lead healthier, happier and productive lives.”
Pictured below are Logan Thompson, Controller/Investor Relations of USPM along with Twin Lakes Counselor, Ms. Hanna Russell and some of the students who will be receiving the computers.
Logan Thompson, students, and Ms. Hanna Russell
Logan Thompson said: “As a father of 3 kids in this school system, I am proud to have a positive impact by supplying some of the Twin Lakes students with the technology to make their studies more interactive and efficient.”
Pictured below are Meri Spahic, Senior Director of Marketing & Innovation of USPM along with Twin Lakes Counselor, Ms. Hanna Russell and the students.
Meri Spahic, students, and Ms. Hanna Russell
“It gives us great joy to be able to meet some of the students who are receiving the computers, see their bright smiles, and to give back to our community.” said Meri Spahic.
About Twin Lakes Academy Middle School
Twin Lakes Academy Middle School (TLAM) is home to 1,200 students in grades 6-8 from Beach Boulevard to Bartram Springs. The school is centrally located on the Southside of Jacksonville. TLAM offers comprehensive and challenging curricula from their most challenging gifted courses to their more supportive intensive courses in reading and math. Students who meet their prerequisite classes have the opportunity to take up to four high school classes (Algebra I, Geometry, Biology and Spanish I) during their time at TLAM. They also have a state of the art STEM lab, 2D and 3D visual arts rooms, a comprehensive band and choral suite and three computer labs.
About U.S. Preventive Medicine
U.S. Preventive Medicine is a leader in Population Health Management and uniquely combines innovative wellness programs with health coaching and care management. Through USPM’s Preventive Plan™, Preventive Score™, clinical analytics and proven outcomes, populations with active participants get and stay healthier, improve their well-being and require less costly medical treatment. Visit www.uspm.com to learn more.