Students attending Springdale and Julia A. Stark elementary schools whose families met income limits were the beneficiaries. They received school supplies, sneakers, underwear, socks and other clothing including a winter jacket. The total cost of the items distributed was $30,250.
This program is one of United Way’s signature initiatives that helps children from ALICE households (asset limited, income constrained, employed) and alleviates a very real strain for families living paycheck to paycheck.
This year’s sponsors included: Allegis Global Solutions; The Ashforth Co.; Barnum Wealth Management; Cotiviti; Day Pitney; Deloitte; First Bank of Greenwich; Granoff Architects; Greenwich Associates; Heidmar; Janus Henderson; NBC Universal; Nestle Waters; O’Connor Davies; Patriot Bank; Philips Consumer Lifestyle; Pitney Bowes; Shipman & Goodwin; Thomson Reuters; and U.S. Trust.