For Immediate Release
BIZ KID$ EARNS THE 2013 PARENTS’ CHOICE GOLD AWARD
(Rochester, New York) April 12, 2013 – Public television’s financial literacy series Biz Kid$, co-produced by WXXI Public Broadcasting and Biz Kid$, LLP, received the 2013 Parents’ Choice Gold Award in the television category. Gold Awards are given to those books, toys, games, videos, software, magazines, audio recordings, and television programs that are judged as the highest quality, most appealing products in their genre.
Biz Kid$ is distributed nationally by American Public Television. Major funding for Biz Kid$ is provided by National Credit Union Foundation, Coalition of America’s Credit Unions, and LoveMyCreditUnion.org. For more information about the series, go to www.bizkids.com .
This is Biz Kid$ second Parents’ Choice Award. In 2012 the series received a silver award. Parents' Choice Foundation's panels of educators, scientists, performing artists, librarians, parents and kids themselves, identify the very best products for children of different ages and backgrounds, and of varied skill and interest levels. To learn more about the awards and to check out the other 2012 Parents Choice Award winners, visit http://www.parents-choice.org.
WXXI is the essential, life-long educational media resource for the Greater Rochester area. WXXI puts the community first with programming that stimulates and expands thought, inspires the spirit, opens cultural horizons and promotes understanding of diverse community issues. The formal affiliation between WXXI and the Little Theatre, established in December 2011, enables the two organizations to work more efficiently by pooling resources and strengths in a number of areas including back-office operation and improved fundraising capabilities. Log on to wxxi.org for more information about our services and programs.
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