LOCAL 653 GIVES BACK TO COMMUNITY
On Wednesday and Thursday, Teamster Local 653 delivered more than 100 backpacks filled with school supplies to four different public schools.
Coordinated by Local 653 Women’s Committee co-chair and First Student Steward Nichole Gatling, the backpacks were filled with a variety of supplies including rulers, pens, pencils. crayons, notebooks and hand sanitizer. The bags were delivered to schools in West Bridgewater, Norton and Brockton.
“Teamsters make and impact throughout the community,” said Mike Clark, Local 653 Principal Officer. “Teamster members are the community. We reach beyond the workplace.”