SAN DIEGO, Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE: BPI) announced that the Tenth Annual Bridgepoint Education Golf Invitational will be held on Monday, October 23, at the Fairbanks Ranch Country Club in Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. The event will serve as a fundraiser for Rady Children's Hospital.
Established in 1954, Rady Children's Hospital is a medical facility in San Diego that provides services to some of the most vulnerable members of the community. It is San Diego County's only hospital dedicated exclusively to pediatric care. In 2017 alone, the hospital has provided care to more than 200,000 children.
"Bridgepoint Education is proud to support the important work done at Rady Children's Hospital," said Andrew Clark, chief executive officer at Bridgepoint Education. "With the Bridgepoint Education Golf Invitational, we are able to give back to the hospital and show our support as they care for sick children right here in San Diego."
In past years, the Bridgepoint Education Golf Invitational has raised more than $150,000 for Rady Children's Hospital, including $40,000 raised at last year's event.
To learn more about the Bridgepoint Education Golf Invitational and how you can contribute, contact Carrie Shen at [email protected] or at 866.475.0317 ext. 13034.
About Bridgepoint Education
Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) harnesses the latest technology to reimagine the modern student experience. Bridgepoint owns two academic institutions – Ashford University and University of the Rockies. Together, these programs, technologies, and resources represent a unique model for advancing education in the 21st century. Bridgepoint stands for greater access, social learning, and exposure to leading minds. For more information, visit www.bridgepointeducation.com, www.facebook.com/BridgepointEducation, or call Lauren Coartney at 858.668.2586 x11636.
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