Herr's executives partner with Urban Promise


NOTTINGHAM – Herr's Executive Team and their assistants gave back to the community by devoting a day of service to Urban Promise in Wilmington, Delaware. The team included J.M. Herr, CEO, and his assistant Glenda Henry, Ed Herr, President and his assistant Liz Richner, Daryl Thomas, Sr. V.P. of Sales & Marketing and his assistant Kristin Bradfield, Dick White, Sr. V.P. of Human Resources and his assistant Kim McLimans, Gerry Kluis, Sr. V.P. of Finance/CFO and his assistant Debbie Cameron. The team's day started with an orientation of the school's mission. Soon most of the team began weeding flower beds, planting flowers, mulching, cutting the grass, trimming bushes, and planting rose bushes. A few people did some office work to prepare for the summer camp and reading with some of the students. Lunch was provided by Herr's and during the lunch, the team had an opportunity to talk with the kindergarten & first-grade students. After lunch it was back to work to finish their landscaping duties, as well as cleaning out and vacuuming the school's mini vans for summer camp. The day ended with the team talking with some graduating students about their future educational plans and the positive effect that Urban Promise has been for them.

Urban Promise is a private Christian school initiated in 1998 in Wilmington. Kindergarten through 12th grade education, along with after school care, summer camps and other programs are provided. Tuition to the school is based on the family's income. Urban Promise has schools located in Wilmington, Camden, Miami, Candada and Africa.

For more information about Urban Promise Wilmington contact Justin Barss, Sales Force Manager:Email – Justin@urbanpromise.org cell: 302-524-9282 or Rob Prestowitz, Executive Director: Email – rob@urbanpromise.org. Address for Urban Promise Wilmington: 2401 Thatcher St., Wilmington, DE.

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