The MDET seniors supported the Women’s Center during the holiday season by purchasing and collecting gifts for clients of the organization.
During the project we learned there are 300 clients of the Women’s Center of Greater Danbury of which many live in shelters. The Abbott community – and it certainly felt that way as staff and students – and local area businesses came together to provide over $2,500 of gifts to 30 displaced children and their families, $500 in cash/gift cards along with a lot of love and joy to a center who is always overwhelmed at that time of year.
There were so many feel good moments during this project but please allow us to share one. As the seniors began to put the finishing touches on wrapping and