SOURCE: Alteva



December 19, 2013 09:54 ET

Alteva's ACE Program and YSC Academy Partner to Fund Academic Scholarships and Foster a Passion for Learning

A Leading Provider of Unified Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS), Alteva's Continuing Endowment (ACE) Program Provides a Unique and Valuable Fundraising Opportunity to YSC Academy

PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - Dec 19, 2013) - Alteva (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), announces YSC Academy, an 8-12 grade college preparatory soccer high school for motivated student-athletes, is the newest partner to join Alteva's Continuing Endowment (ACE) Program. The ACE program is designed to provide partnering organizations the ability to gain additional financial support, while delivering value back to their network communities.

"We are excited to partner with YSC Academy, and help provide the gift of education to its talented student-athletes," comments William Birnie, CMO, Alteva. "Alteva designed ACE to support institutions like YSC Academy to meet fundraising goals by providing supporters a simple way to 'give back.'"

Through ACE, Alteva partners with organizations to collaboratively market to their network community and affiliates. Any affiliate of the organization can refer business through a simple web-based form. For each referral that subscribes to Alteva services, ACE partner organizations, like YSC Academy, will receive an on-going monthly endowment. In addition to the monetary value offered by the ACE program, YSC Academy and other partnering organizations, benefit from increased community participation and support.

Giving to YSC Academy is at its heart about providing opportunity for passionate student-athletes to pursue their dreams of becoming the best they can be both in the classroom and on the field of play. The student-athletes at YSC Academy are committed to the rigorous pursuit of excellence and thanks to Alteva and the ACE program, they have a chance to receive a top-notch private education while developing their athletic careers at the highest level.

"We are excited to partner with Alteva on its ACE initiative," states Nooha Ahmed-Lee, Head of School at YSC Academy. "ACE allows us to empower our students and generate scholarship funds for those in need. The ACE program is a fantastic way for YSC supporters to raise money for our school and support our community."

For more information on the ACE program, and/or how to become a partner, please visit the Alteva-YSC Website at or contact Chris Chirico, Director, Sales Operations of Alteva at or (267) 234-7345.

To learn more about Alteva, visit You can also follow Alteva on LinkedIn and Twitter @AltevaInc.

To learn more about The YSC Academy, visit

About Alteva

Alteva (NYSE MKT: ALTV) is a premier provider of hosted Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) that significantly enhances business productivity and efficiency. Alteva's UCaaS solution integrates and optimizes best-in-class cloud-based technologies and business applications to deliver a comprehensive voice, video and collaboration service for the office and mobile workforce. Alteva is committed to delivering meaningful value to our customers through a consistent, high quality and unified user experience across multiple devices, platforms and operating systems. These attributes have positioned Alteva as a leading hosted communications provider and the partner of choice for a growing number of business customers nationwide and internationally. To learn more about Alteva, please visit You can also follow Alteva on Twitter @AltevaInc or LinkedIn.

About The YSC Academy
YSC is a fully accredited Private Academic School (PAS) with a college preparatory program ideally suited for motivated student / soccer athletes. Our small class sizes (of 10-12) enable our experienced staff to provide students unparalleled individual attention, helping them develop critical thinking skills, deductive reasoning and conceptual knowledge. Each student-athlete studies in the areas and at the levels most appropriate for their abilities, needs and interests. This helps our students realize their full academic potential while fostering a lifelong commitment and passion for learning.

YSC Academy is innovative; their sport-science driven soccer training program is affiliated with the Philadelphia Union. It is led by Union Academy staff which enables our student-athletes to maximize their development as elite players while pursuing excellence in education.