Soup Kitchens, Vegetable Gardens, and a Relay for Life

Bridgeport Rescue Mission Soup Kitchen – University of Bridgeport PA Program

Angel Castro and Sabrina Butler

UBPAI students volunteered at the Bridgeport Rescue Mission this past June where they helped sort donated clothing and food. Students also volunteered at the soup kitchen in Bridgeport this past Saturday, July 5th. The UBPAI really values the importance of giving back to the community! 

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From left to right: Brian Jennings, John Buckley, Katie Samuelson, Autumn Degroat, Kevin Rooney, Brett Healy, Kelly Crimi, Amanda Bolbotowski, Jacklyn Salzillo, Kaitlyn Van Aken, Rachel Katz.

 

University of Bridgeport PA Program Class 2016 Vegetable Garden

Angel Castro and Sabrina Butler

The University of Bridgeport Class of 2016 has planted over forty different vegetables including tomatoes, peppers, and zucchini thanks to a donation from Ganim’s Garden Center in Fairfield. UBPAI students tend to the garden daily and hope to obtain a significant amount of vegetables to be donated to the Connecticut Food Bank. Fresh vegetables will be a healthy change from canned goods for the community.

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From left to right: Nick Klock, Kyle Bonura, Catherine Quick

 

Relay for Life – University of Bridgeport PA Program

Angel Castro and Sabrina Butler

UBPAI students also raised money for the American Cancer Society and participated in Relay for Life on June 7t

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From left to right: Top: Melissa Dukich, Katie Samuelson, Autumn Degroat, Kaitlyn Van Aken, Tori Clarke, Bryan Jennings.

Bottom: Jackie Salzillo, Kelly Crimi, Kaitlyn Hertford, Hilary Krombel.