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Timex Hosts Shepherd Students for Career Day

Shepherds students (pictured here with Timex CEO Tobias Reiss-Schmidt and Timex staff) enjoyed a great day at Timex headquarters in Middlebury, CT. Employees from numerous departments presented their career paths. Timex generously sponsored our Career Day, with supplemental funding from the Near & Far Aid Association in Fairfield, CT. Thank you to Timex staff for providing Shepherd Students

Nightline Anchor Byron Pitts to Speak at Shepherds 20th Anniversary Celebration in Westport on October 11th

On Thursday evening, October 11th, Shepherds, a mentoring and scholarship non-profit based in Bridgeport, will celebrate 20 years of “changing students lives” with a gala at The Inn at Longshore in Westport. The evening will feature highly respected TV journalist and co-anchor of ABC News’ Nightline, Byron Pitts, speaking on his inspiring life experience growing up in inner city Baltimore and overcoming the challenges of illiteracy and a speech impediment.

Shepherds to Participate in Fairfield County Giving Day on March 10th, 2015

Starting at midnight on March 10th, 2015, join Shepherds and the rest of Fairfield County as we come together and celebrate the INCREDIBLE local non-profit organizations of Fairfield county who strengthen the place we all call home. This is a celebration of philanthropy and a great way to partner with Shepherds to help us change

Shepherds Career Day at Pfizer

Shepherds hosted a career day for its students at Pfizer’s labs in Groton, CT on November 3rd, 2015. The day was filled with great career advice from two separate professional panels: a Science Professional panel made up of Veterinarians, Chemists, Statisticians and Biologists, as well as a Business Support pannel made up of Human Resource,