1. Great Gardens: MassMutual employees tend garden at Springfield headquarters, deliver produce to food pantries

    Great Gardens: MassMutual employees tend garden at Springfield headquarters, deliver produce to food pantries

    MassMutual’s partnership with the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts also includes an annual summer food drive to help boost inventories for the food bank and its affiliated pantries. This year MassMutual employees donated more than 4,000 pounds of non-perishable food items ranging from canned goods to baby formula, and plans are already underway for next year’s food drive and garden. “The dedication of our employees in making the garden and food drive a success is truly inspiring, and we are so very proud of their generosity and commitment to our communities,” noted Fyntrilakis. “We look forward to ...

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    1. Working in the volunteer garden has been a wonderful (yet dirty) experience and great opportunity to meet new and caring employees, contribute to the community, and build my gardening skills in the process.
    2. The volunteer garden started as an idea from Jon Quenneville, a MassMutual employee who saw potential in an unused piece of land on campus, and is deeply committed to managing the garden so we can help families in need.
    3. Our clients who received fresh produce from MassMutual in their emergency food bag and all who took what they wanted from our shelves were thrilled.
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