Looty Pool - Fastest Growing Lottery Pool APP Sponsored Inner City Back to School Drive
August 30, 2014 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology NewsNew York, NY - Aug 30, 2014 - Looty Pool the new way of buying lottery tickets from your phone by joining the Largest online lottery pool, Gave back to the community by sponsoring the Back 2 School Basketball Tournament in the inner city of Queens, NY.
Report released by the National Retail Federation, almost 40 percent of parents hadn't started their back-to-school shopping by mid-August. With the rising expenses in everyday daily life , the cost of sending a child to a New York City public school is getting harder for parents each year.
According to YouGov survey of 1,063 parents, Almost one in five couples said they would struggle with the cost of books and equipment and half said they would be cutting back on essentials such as paying bills or food to make ends meet just to send their child back to school prepared. The outlook is even worse for parents on incomes of less than 24,000 a year, Almost six in ten parents said they could not afford everything their children needed to return to school and half said they were likely to have problems affording new school shoes. More than a quarter of low-income families said they would not be able to buy their children a winter coat and 26 per cent said they would need to borrow money to cover costs.
Founder of Looty Pool, Joseph Salmond said "These numbers put tears in my eyes, I am not a rich man, but I want to help"
Looty Pool staff, headed to Walmart, and came out with bags full of School supplies to donate to the Silhouette Virgin Hair Back 2 School Drive Basketball Tournament. Looty Pool donated Note Books, Pens, Pencils, Book bags, and everything in between to over 200 kids, to get ready for the upcoming school year.
Joseph Salmond said "It's exciting to see the smiles on the kids, and even a better feeling inside knowing your helping the young children of the next generation." By joining Looty Pool, we are able to help strengthen our community together.
Download Looty Pool the Free Android App on the Google Play Store, If you do not have a Android Phone, You can join the fun by going to Looty Pool Website, www.lootypool.com
Looty Pool is available for Android Phones only right now, we are in the works on an IPhone Version, should be out shortly, said Joseph Salmond.
About Looty Pool:
Looty Pool was created by a Cisco Security Engineer Joseph Salmond. Looty Pool makes winning the lottery much more fun, At the same time very convenient for everyone to purchase a lottery ticket and join a pool, straight from their phone. Looty Pool created a way for the standard office pool we all know and love, to be born online. Lets win the Lottery Together.