STANLEY Security Announces $500,000 School Grant Program to Keep Schools Safer

STANLEY Security Announces $500,000 School Grant Program to Keep Schools Safer 
STANLEY Will Award Grants to Four Schools in December, Nominations
Begin September 13 
INDIANAPOLIS, IN  -- (Marketwired) -- 09/12/13 --  STANLEY Security,
a leader in providing schools with safer learning environments,
announces its TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program to help
schools enhance their security on campuses. As part of STANLEY's
mission to make communities and schools safer, the company is
providing funding opportunities for U.S. schools to receive security
products and services through a $500,000 grant program. 
"We are proud to offer the TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program
to our nation's schools," states Chris Casazza, President STANLEY
Mechanical Solutions. "The safety of our children is a top priority
at STANLEY Security and this program will help schools get the
additional security solutions they need to become safer. STANLEY
remains committed to creating products that will continue to evolve
the security of our schools allowing students and faculty to place
their focus on education." 
Beginning September 13 through October 28, school officials across
the country can nominate their individual school for the grant
program online by visiting Starting
November 5, once nominations have been finalized, school
administrators, staff, teachers, students, parents and the local
community can vote daily online, or by texting the school name to
99222, for the chance to win. The school with the most votes by
December 13 will win $200,000 in STANLEY Security installed products
and services. Three runners-up will each receive $100,000 in STANLEY
Security installed products and services. These products and services
could include intruder classroom locks, traditional or audio
intrusion systems, video surveillance, access control systems and
Each vote also counts as an entry to win a daily "Safety To-Go Kit"
from STANLEY. The kit includes a first aid kit, flashlight, safety
vest and many other functional items that, in addition to being
essential in the event of an emergency, are great safety educational
tools for children. 
Winners will be notified in December 2013, and prizes will be awarded
in 2014. 
STANLEY, who currently secures more than 15,000 schools and
educational institutions in North America, is working together with
students, teachers and school officials to ensure that safety is a
top priority. "Our trusted STANLEY Security advisors know that each
school or district has its own unique security needs and through this
exciting grant opportunity, our experts can help to find the right
mix of comprehensive solutions to meet any challenges a school may
face," states Marty Guay, Vice President Sales STANLEY Convergent
Security Solutions. "We want to spread the word about the TOGETHER
FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program to unite communities around making
schools as safe as possible. STANLEY is committed to ensuring the
safety of students, teachers, and school officials, so that schools
can focus on what's important -- education." 
For more information on the TOGETHER FOR SAFER SCHOOLS Grant Program,
visit or call 855-444-6488. 
About STANLEY Security 
STANLEY Security, a division of Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK),
is a provider of integrated security solutions defining the future of
the security industry. STANLEY delivers a comprehensive suite of
security products, software and integrated systems with a strong
emphasis on service. STANLEY is powered by a culture of continuous
innovation, providing revolutionary technology and unmatched customer
service to commercial, institutional and industrial businesses and
organizations. We focus on complete customer transparency and
operational excellence in the five customer touchpoints: account
management, installation, service, monitoring and billing. STANLEY
takes pride in our signature approach to doing business -- offering
global resources, with a local touch. As one of the world's largest
and most comprehensive security providers, we're protecting what's
important to you by designing, installing, servicing and monitoring
an extensive array of products and solutions that span the entire
security spectrum: 

--  Intrusion, Fire, Access Control and Video Surveillance Systems
--  Systems Integration & Vertical Market Solutions
--  Automatic Entrance Solutions
--  Door Locking Hardware, Closers & Exit Devices
--  Master Keyed Systems
--  Safe Lock & Vault Solutions
--  RTLS Asset Visibility Solutions
--  Iris Biometric Identity Authentication Solutions
--  UL & Bilingual ULC Monitoring Services
--  Real-Time, Online eServices 
The following files are available for download: 

--  K-12 Grant Info Flier

Contact information
For more information, contact:
Murphy Knott Public Relations, Inc.
(312) 867-9177
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