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10/2/2023 - IGT Partners with North Carolina Education Lottery to Provide After School Advantage Computer Lab at the Twin Rivers YMCA
Full Press Release HERE 


IGT, in partnership with the North Carolina Education Lottery, unveiled its latest After School Advantage computer lab at the Twin Rivers YMCA in New Bern, N.C., with an official ribbon cutting and grand opening celebration today. Special guest speakers included North Carolina State Senator Jim Perry and North Carolina Education Lottery Director of Government Affairs Hayden Bauguess.

As part of IGT’s $30,000 donation, the YMCA received 20 Chromebooks, one Apple iMac, two Apple iPads, an interactive smartboard, a STEM mobile creativity board, a 3D printer, furniture and room decor. The new lab was designed to help the YMCA engage students in homework, STEM Learning, and study help. The technology is available five days a week during the school year.