Teaneck Based Academic Program Celebrates Earth Day by Giving Back at Local Teaneck Creek Conservancy Park

Kumon North America Employees Join Community Volunteers in Park Clean Up

– Founded in 1970, Earth Day has become a globally celebrated holiday centered on education around environmental issues. Employees from Kumon, the world’s largest after-school math and reading program, celebrated Earth Day early by revitalizing the Teaneck Creek Conservancy Park on Wednesday morning. This is the third consecutive year Kumon organized the clean-up with the Conservancy, which is within walking distance of the company’s headquarters. Nearly 50 Kumon employees and community volunteers rolled up their sleeves to pull weeds and clean up trash across the 46 acre park.

“As a company dedicated to children, we’re committed to improving the quality of life for current and future generations,” said Matthew Lupsha, Manager, Office of the President at Kumon North America. Lupsha, who also serves as an advisor to the company’s Green Team added, “We are honored to gather once again to help preserve the beautiful grounds of the Teaneck Creek Park.”

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