SRR Employees Spread Holiday Cheer With Toys for Tots, Angel Drives
Savannah River Remediation (SRR) construction employees assist Santa Abe Dial with loading donated toys as part of SRR's U.S. Marine Corp Reserve Toys for Tots campaign.
Savannah River Remediation (SRR) employees Teresa Sheppard (left) and Cindy Hammond spearheaded the 2012 Salvation Army Angel drive.
AIKEN, SC (WFXG) -
The Christmas season will be a little more enjoyable for
some Central Savannah River Area's less fortunate children this year thanks to
the continuing generosity of Savannah River Remediation (SRR) employees.
in the Savannah River Site (SRS) Salvation Army Angel and U.S. Marine Corps Reserve
Toys for Tots programs, SRR employees donated over 3,800 toys, and provided
gifts for 117 adopted angels.
The Toys for
Tots and Angel drives were spearheaded by SRR construction employees. Jim
Delaney, SRR Construction Manager, called the employee contributions
what pressures we encounter, challenges we face or stress we have in our
everyday lives, you have once again showed that nothing will stand in the way
of your giving back to the community," Delaney told members of the construction
workforce recently during the final collection of toys. "Your efforts never
cease to amaze me. This is extraordinary."
employees have participated in the Salvation Army Angel and U.S. Marine Corps Reserve
Toys for Tots campaigns every year since becoming the SRS liquid waste
contractor in 2009 and for many years previously as members of the legacy
liquid waste organization at SRS.
got a jump start on toy collections in October when 158 toys were collected
during the "SRR'S Got Talent" talent show, which was a first-ever event kicking
off the Marine Corp Reserve Toys for Tots campaign.
is owned by the U.S. Department of Energy. The SRS Liquid Waste contract is
managed by SRR, a team of companies led by URS Corp. with partners Bechtel
National, CH2M Hill and Babcock & Wilcox. Critical subcontractors for the
contract are AREVA, Energy Solutions and URS Professional Solutions.
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