Hampton Association of Educational Office Professionals donates toiletries to HELP
The Hampton Association of Educational Office Professionals (HAEOP) donated eight bags of toiletries to the Hampton Ecumenical Lodging and Provisions, Inc. (HELP) organization to help those less fortunate. Items included toothbrushes, toothpaste, lotion, shampoo, and personal items.
Superintendent Dr. Jeffery Smith, along with members of HAEOP, Carolyn Bowers, Joy Charbonneau, Sharon Dixon, Janice Gustafson, and Brenda Johnston, presented the items to Matthew Stearn, executive director of HELP, Inc.
Charbonneau, who spearheaded the effort, said, “Members of HAEOP and other employees are delighted that their small contributions can go a long way in helping someone else.”
Charbonneau said the organization plans to have another collection next year.
On behalf of those receiving the items, Stearn was very appreciative of the donation and thanked HAEOP for their support and community service.
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