The Connection® Gives Back Through Annual Back to School Program

The Connection®, a leader in contact center outsourcing, call center consulting, and training and development services, distributed over 800 backpacks to children heading back to school.

The Connection® hosted its annual Back-to-School Backpack program as part of our commitment to give back to the community through our employees. In total, The Connection® filled and distributed over 800 backpacks containing 10,776 crayons, 5,040 pencils, 449 scissors, 356 folders, 178 binders, and many more school supplies, to prepare children and grandchildren of The Connection® employees as they had back to their first day of school.

All employees in the corporate office located in Burnsville, MN, Jamestown, New York, and Rockford, Illinois call center locations were encouraged to take part, with participation in the program continuing to increase annually since its inaugural year in 2015. In total The Connection has packaged and distributed over 1,500 backpacks in the three years of this program.  “Our employees do so much for The Connection®”, said President Fred Weiner, “we relish the opportunity to give something back and show our appreciation to our employees and their families.”

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