VERC Enterprises awards $1000 grant to Trinity Catholic Academy in Brockton
VERC Enterprises, a leading convenience store and Mobil/Gulf gasoline operator with locations throughout Eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire, recently presented Trinity Catholic Academy in Brockton with two checks for $500, grants made possible through the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance Program.
Funded by the ExxonMobil Corporation and Global Partners LP, the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program is designed to provide local retailers an opportunity to invest in the future of their communities through educational grants to neighborhood schools.
Barry Ahern, Director of Operations and Human Resources at VERC Enterprises presented the checks totaling $1,000 to Dr. Michael Green, Regional Director of Trinity Catholic Academy, John Giuggio, Principal of Upper and Lower Campus and Development Director Jane Boulet, on behalf of VERC Pembroke Mobil and VERC Randolph Mobil.
“We’re proud to participate in such a fine program that recognizes and supports the quality of local schools,” said Leo Vercollone, CEO of VERC Enterprises.
About VERC Enterprises
VERC Enterprises is the region’s leading, independent chain of convenience stores and gasoline stations, with locations throughout Eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The company began 39 years ago with a single car wash in Marshfield, in a business founded by Eugene Vercollone. Today two of Mr. Vercollone’s sons operate the company, with Leo as President and Paul as Vice President. The firm has more than 230 employees and is a leader in hiring those with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. In 2011 VERC Enterprises was recognized by the Boston Business Journal as a Best Place to Work in Massachusetts and as a Leader in Diversity and in 2011, 2012 and 2013 by the Boston Globe as a Best Place to Work in Massachusetts. For additional information, please visit the website, www.vercenterprises.com, or call 781-934-7300.
PHOTO: (Rear row, left to right) Trinity Catholic Academy Principal Mr. John Giuggio, Regional Director of Trinity Catholic Academy Dr. Michael Green, Development Director Jane Boulet and Barry Ahern, Director of Operations and Human Resources with VERC Enterprises (Front row, left to right) Eighth grade students Jayden Germana, Kaitlyn Khoury, Julia Ambrose and Naji Blain