Monday, 19 October, 2020
LEOMINSTER — Last week, with the support of the United Way of North Central Massachusetts and AIS, a leader in well-designed office furniture based on Leominster, Fitchburg Public Schools Superintendent Bob Jokela and Mayor Stephen DiNatale accepted a donation of 6,125 masks that will be distributed to staff and students upon their return to the classroom.
The masks, donated to Fitchburg Public Schools, include 1,600 small, 2,150 medium and 2,375 large, which carries a value of $24,500.
“We are grateful for this act of kindness from AIS, a local firm who cares about the health and safety of its community,” Jokela said. “We want to thank Bruce Platzman and Rick Marchand for making this donation possible.”