T.E.A.R.S. Invited to Judge Metra Safety Contest 3/21/08


   For the second straight year,  T.E.A.R.S. (Targeting Education Awareness & Railroad Safety) has been Invited to judge this years Metra Safety Poster Contest. Vice President Helen Byrd will represent the non-profit corporation in judging Chicago area student’s railroad safety posters. First Place Winners will receive new laptop computers . Judgement Day is set for April 18, 2008 and  the winners will be announced at a special event the following month. “ Education and awareness is critical in the schools at all grade levels, and T.E.A.R.S. is excited and looking forward to promoting and participating in this event,“ noted Byrd. 

T.E.A.R.S. Representatives will be at the Metra Board of Directors Meeting June 13, 2008 at 9:00am. At this meeting, the winning students will be formally announced and awarded their prizes


                                                                                                            T.E.A.R.S. Vice President Helen Byrd