Bouton Street Park Playground to Open State-of-the-art playground resulted from successful collaboration between Norwalk community groups, city departments and corporate partners Business Wire NORWALK, Conn. -- September 19, 2013 On Saturday, Sept. 21, a refurbished Bouton Street Park Playground will open, marking the culmination of a unique collaborative project led by the Norwalk Corporate Citizenship Alliance (NCCA), a committee of the Greater Norwalk Chamber of Commerce, and the Norwalk Department of Recreation and Parks, with support from community partner Northeast Community Church. Funding and volunteers to build the playground were provided by major corporate partners Pepperidge Farm and Beiersdorf Inc., as well as GE Capital, AT&T, FactSet Research Systems, The Hour, Tauck, The Norwalk Children’s Foundation and Mutual Security Credit Union. The project used the community build model, which empowers the local community to participate in the design and installation. Who: The Honorable Richard Moccia, Mayor of Norwalk Mike Mocciae, Director, Recreation and Parks, City of Norwalk Ed Mustane, President, Greater Norwalk Chamber of Commerce Executive leaders and employee volunteers from corporate partners Norwalk parents and children What: Ribbon cutting on the Bouton Street Park Playground When: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 2:00 p.m. Where: Bouton Street Park Intersection of Bouton and Oak Streets, Norwalk, C.T. About Pepperidge Farm Pepperidge Farm, Incorporated, based in Norwalk, Connecticut, is a leading provider of premium quality fresh bakery products, cookies, crackers, and frozen foods. Among the company’s most popular products are Sausalito® and Milano® cookies, Goldfish® crackers, Baked Naturals® crackers, frozen Puff Pastry, frozen garlic loaves and Texas toasts, and more than 50 varieties of fresh baked breads including Pepperidge Farm® Swirl, Farmhouse and Whole Grain and Ecce Panis® artisan breads. Pepperidge Farm was founded in Connecticut in 1937 by Margaret Rudkin, an entrepreneurial homemaker who began baking fresh, all-natural bread for her allergy-afflicted son. Today, the company has nine bakeries and more than 4,000 employees. Pepperidge Farm has been part of Campbell Soup Company since 1961. About Beiersdorf, Inc. Beiersdorf Inc is the North American affiliate of cosmetics company Beiersdorf AG, which is based in Hamburg, Germany, and has around 16,500 employees worldwide. Its sales in 2012 amounted to €6 billion, the company has been listed on the DAX since December 2008, and has the world’s largest skin care brand, NIVEA*. Other names in its successful international brand portfolio include NIVEA Men, Eucerin, Aquaphor, La Prairie and Labello. Beiersdorf has 130 years of skin care experience and is known for its innovative and high-quality products. Contact: Pepperidge Farm, Incorporated Arianna Stefanoni, 203-846-7577 email@example.com
Bouton Street Park Playground to Open
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