Eagle gives back with Third Annual Day of Service

Mal Cullen, Chief Executive Officer


I am pleased to share that the third annual Eagle Day of Service was yet another great success! The Day of Service has become a wonderful tradition so foremost, I want extend a big thank you to the dedicated employees and incredible organizations that make this day possible. Nearly 200 employees donated their time to work at nine local nonprofits around New England. In total, a new record of almost 500 hours of service were provided to organizations including:

  • Boys & Girls Club of MetroWest 
    Volunteers led field day games for the children, including relay races, bean bag tosses and a tug of war.
  • Community Servings
    Volunteers carefully prepared and packaged nutritious meals in the Community Servings kitchen for their clients who suffer from life-threatening illnesses.
  • Cradles to Crayons 
    Volunteers helped disadvantaged young children in Massachusetts by inspecting, sorting and packaging donations into customized “KidPacks”.
  • Greater Boston Food Bank
    Volunteers assisted in multiple tasks, including sorting and packing food items.
  • Plant-A-Row For the Hungry at Westmoor Park
    Volunteers helped this organization plant, maintain and harvest organically grown vegetables, which are donated to local shelters to help feed area residents.
  • Project Just Because
    Volunteers helped inspect, sort and package donations for children in need. Volunteers also helped assemble backpacks for back to school.
  • Youth Villages 
    Volunteers helped prepare backpacks to ensure teenagers are equipped with the supplies they need when heading back to school.
  • Jumpstart
    Volunteers assembled classroom supplies for the Jumpstart classrooms that serve pre-school age children in low-income neighborhoods.
  • Generations Inc.
    Volunteers helped assemble “Lit Kits” for literacy tutors to improve the literacy skills of struggling young readers in K-3rd grade.

The overwhelming number of Eagle employees that volunteered their time is inspiring and underscores the importance of hosting events like this that support their passion and commitment to giving back. Please join us in showing support for these wonderful organizations.

edos

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