LabelValue.com Partners with Cristo Rey
Program Aims to Develop Students Professionally through Hands-on Work Experience
For Immediate Release:
August, 11, 2016
Tampa, FL: Today, LabelValue.com, a label printing & manufacturing company specializing in custom printed labels and direct thermal labeling, announced that they will partner with Cristo Rey Tampa High School as a member of the Cristo Rey corporate work study program. On Aug. 12, four students from Cristo Rey Tampa High School will begin orientation to work approximately 40 hours per month at LabelValue.com for the following school year. The program is designed to better prepare students for their futures through career-oriented work experience. The program also allows participating students to defray student tuition costs.
LabelValue.com, a subsidiary of Web Commerce Partners Inc., is focused on increasing its engagement with the Tampa Bay community. LabelValue.com sees the work-study partnership with Cristo Rey as an exciting opportunity to make a meaningful, long-term impact in the community.
On the company’s involvement with the Cristo Rey work-study program, LabelValue.com CEO Paul Puleo said, “Giving back to the community has always been a big priority – not only for me but also for many of the employees at LabelValue.com. The Cristo Rey work-study program is a perfect fit for us, in that regard. I can’t wait to see how both the students and our own employees grow over the course of the year. I couldn’t be more excited to get started helping these students along in their development as future citizens.”
The Cristo Rey work-study program, in addition to being an excellent source of development for students, also helps to cover students’ tuition costs. Cristo Rey is devoted to preparing students for college with a rigorous academic regimen and the work-study program provides the means of enrollment for many students. To this end, they have achieved a 100% college acceptance rate.
About LabelValue.com: LabelValue.com is a label manufacturing business based in Tampa, FL. Founded in 2005, LabelValue.com is the label supplier of choice for over 90,000 businesses across the U.S. LabelValue.com utilizes innovative digital printing technology to produce custom label and packaging solutions as well as direct thermal labeling solutions to meet a variety of business needs. LabelValue.com was voted a semi-finalist in the 2015 Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Awards.