Wells Fargo Bank awards CDD $2,500 for their Discovery Garden


Milford, PA – Wells Fargo Bank recently awarded The Center for Developmental Disabilities with $2,500 towards their continuing Discovery Garden project located at their center at 101 Pocono Drive, Milford PA.  Through Wells Fargo’s Community Partners Program, members of the Wells Fargo Milford branch team were able to select and help respond to the needs of a non-profit organization right here within their community.

“We’re proud of our partnership with The Center for Developmental Disabilities both as a contributor and through our volunteer programs,” says Pat Blahnik, Wells Fargo’s district manager for Scranton. “Our company wants to improve the quality of life for everyone in the communities we serve and CCD is a terrific partner in helping us reach that goal.”

“Wells Fargo Branch Manager Laurie Grafeld and Mortgage Specialist Arlyce Degnan are both active volunteers of CDD and have assisted in supporting our mission to provide children with disabilities and developmental delays with services and support to maximize their potential.” “We appreciate both the financial and volunteer support that Wells Fargo provides to us.” stated Executive Director Ann Gillerlane

The Discovery Garden project is ongoing at the Center for Developmental Disabilities, most recently the installation of an outdoor classroom was completed and work will continue to include natural elements that will enhance a child’s imagination while creating an area for adventure and play.  For more information on the Discovery Garden, to make a contribution toward this project or to learn about any of CDD’s services and programs contact 570-296-3992.