Social Responsibility

The Center also organizes activities for local businesses and employees to give back and help those in need. Some examples include:

  • Hosted a collection of bed linens that were given to homeless veterans in transitional housing in Devens.  In partnership with Cains Foods, Laddawn, MagneMotion, Parker Hannifin and SABIC,  a total of 39 sheet sets, 10 blankets and 8 pillows were donated to the Devens office of Veterans Inc.
  • Led a collection of almost 1,800 toiletry items, over 800 bandages, and five boxes of First Aid Supplies for the local homeless community. Participants included AMSC, Comrex, Devens Eco-Efficiency Center, Devens Enterprise Commission, Fidelity Bank, Laddawn, Safety Source Northeast, SpringHill Suites Hotel, and SunnyDelight.
  • Bemis, Comrex, Johnson Matthey, Northrop Grumman, Rofin Baasel, SpringHill Suites and other firms supported the Collection of Personal Hygiene Products Needed for Red Cross Comfort Kits provided to those displaced by emergencies and disasters. Six large boxes of toiletries were donated by their generous employees!
  • Devens Community Blood Drive attracted 28 donors from 13 facilities who were thanked with raffle prizes, disc golf demos, emergency vehicle tours, and live music! Partners included the American Red Cross, Bristol Myers-Squibb, Devens Fire Department, Devens Commons Center, and Hawks Nest Disc Golf.