AT&T volunteers stuff backpacks for students heading back to school in Ingham County
3:42 PM, Aug 17, 2018
9:14 AM, Sep 17, 2018
AT&T* Michigan Pioneers on Monday will present 40 backpacks filled with school supplies to school administrators from Ingham County Intermediate School District. The teachers and educators present will deliver the backpacks to students in need enrolled in various Ingham Intermediate School District special education programs including the Heartwood School, the Evergreen Program and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) classrooms
The packs will include folders, paper, pencils and other essential school supplies. AT&T Pioneers plan to distribute more than 1,500 backpacks across Michigan this fall.
“AT&T Michigan Pioneers are active company employees and retirees who volunteer their personal time to enhance the communities where they work and live,” said David Lewis, president of AT&T Michigan. “And year in year out, they do an amazing job of leading this ‘Tools for Learning’ campaign by raising money and buying supplies to support thousands of students heading back to school through the state.”
WHEN: Monday, August 20, 2018
WHERE: Kellogg Center (Big Ten Room)
219 S Harrison Rd.
East Lansing, MI 48824
WHO: Yvette Collins, AT&T Michigan Area Manager of External Affairs
Dion’trae Hayes, Supervisor, Lansing Township
Andrew Rable, Executive Director, Ingham ISD Student Support Services
Suzi Meyer, Director, Ingham ISD ASD Programs and Itinerant Services
Denise Lycos, Director, Ingham ISD Emotionally Impaired and Adjudicated
· Local and state officials, AT&T Pioneers and area school representatives receiving backpacks with school supplies.
· Interviews with school representatives, elected officials and AT&T volunteers