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Cardinal Shehan Center Receives over 300 Backpacks from Corporations

- August 9, 2013

The Cardinal Shehan Center was presented with over 300 backpacks from various companies throughout Fairfield County region and beyond. The backpacks were distributed to summer day campers at the Cardinal Shehan Center on Friday, August 9. The Shehan Center hosted a thank you reception on Thursday, August 8, where they presented the following companies with certificate of thanks: Fletcher Thompson, People’s United Bank, Epic Company, BIC and KBE Builders. KBE Builders will also present their backpack donation of 60.

Terry O’Connor, Executive Director of the Cardinal Shehan Center states, “We are so grateful to all of the companies that donated backpacks and supplies so that kids would be prepared when school begins. We are also thankful for Fletcher Thompson who initiated the Backpack Drive to get companies near and far involved”.