PRESCOTT, Ark. (Oct. 4, 2007) — Firestone Building Products Co. L.L.C. is donating $100,000 to Prescott Elementary School to create a science center for the students.
Prescott is home to a Firestone Building Products rubber roofing facility.
The Firestone Science Center will provide hands-on education in the environment, physical sciences, geology, health, astronomy and technology. The company will donate cash installments from the Bridgestone Firestone Trust Fund and has provided a portable building to house the center.
The project also is supported by the Prescott Chamber of Commerce and U.S. Rep. Mike Ross.