Lee Knowlton, CEO of Tempe-based Pump It Up, presented the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Phoenix with a check donation of $7,200 on March 11, according to a press release.
The funds were raised through selling $10 raffle tickets for two tickets to the Super Bowl at all three Phoenix-area Pump It Up locations. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix, 1330 N. 15th St., offers after-school and summer programs for 23,000 children in grades K-12, according to the release.
Pump It Up is dedicated to providing children with a safe and fun way to nurture active, creative play. Their play areas are filled with inflatables and other attractions that offer opportunities for kids of all ages to explore and imagine new environments and uses during a private birthday party or Open Jump, according to the release.
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