Wiggin and Dana Receives Connecticut Food Bank's Top Fundraising Team Award
Wiggin and Dana lawyers, staff, family and friends gather before the start of 37th Annual Greater New Haven
Walk Against Hunger at East Rock Park in New Haven.
New Haven – The Connecticut Food Bank honored Wiggin and Dana with their Top Fundraising Team Award at their Annual Awards Ceremony on Sunday, September 22 in New Haven, Connecticut. The award was presented to the firm for being the top fundraising team at the Connecticut Food Bank's 37th Annual Greater New Haven Walk Against Hunger, held on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at East Rock Park in New Haven. Thanks to the support of the firm and individual donors, the team was able to raise over $3,700 for the Connecticut Food Bank.
Wiggin and Dana has a long-standing relationship with Connecticut Food Bank. Corporate Partner Mark Kaduboski is currently the Vice Chair of the Board of Directors, Litigation Partner Jack Dunham is an Honorary Board Member, and Corporate Partner Peter Gruen previously served on the Board of Directors. On May 5, Litigation Associates Jenny Chou and Natalie Elicker led the Wiggin and Dana team for the 3-mile loop in New Haven.
"Jenny and Natalie's longstanding dedication and overall enthusiasm for helping those in our local community not only brought our firm together to support an important cause, their efforts
were also what put us in first place for the most funds raised by a team," comments Partner Mark Kaduboski.
Money raised through the Walk Against Hunger provided groceries, fresh produce and hot meals to hungry children, families, seniors and individuals in Connecticut.
About Connecticut Food Bank
Connecticut Food Bank is a private, nonprofit organization whose mission is to alleviate hunger. Connecticut Food Bank works with corporations, community organizations, and individuals to solicit, transport, warehouse and distribute donated food to approximately 650 food assistance programs in Fairfield, Litchfield, New Haven, New London, Middlesex and Windham counties. For more information, visit http://www.ctfoodbank.org/