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Intel donates $1.2 million to Arizona schools, nonprofits

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Posted: Friday, June 8, 2012 6:12 am

Through science lessons, tutoring, math instruction and more, more than 40 percent of Arizona’s Intel employees volunteered at nonprofits and local schools in 2011.

Through Chandler-based Intel’s volunteer matching grant program, employees earn $10 an hour for volunteering their time, funds that are given to the organizations they help. Along with the Intel Benefit show, employees generated more than $1.2 million. The largest check — $25,000 — was given to The Girls Leadership Academy, the first public, single gender school in the state.

Checks were sent to the various groups in May.

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