“Our employees have a heart for giving – they give their time as well as their resources,” said Attorney and Farrin shareholder, Tara Williams.
Durham, NC (PRWEB) August 10, 2017
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin recently made 373 bagged lunches and decorated lunch bags for the Urban Ministries of Durham.
After learning that the Urban Ministries of Durham needed meal donations, employees at James Scott Farrin set out to do what they could to make and deliver as many meals as they could in one day.
The firm’s Social Services Committee purchased food and other supplies, while dozens of employees used their lunch hour to help make sandwiches, decorate bags with inspirational sayings, and assemble meals in the bags.
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin works closely with the Urban Ministries of Durham in many areas of donation, and this is the second consecutive year employees have gathered together to assemble lunches for the non-profit organization.
The Urban Ministries of Durham provides food, shelter, clothing, and other forms of support to nearly 6,000 underprivileged community members each year. The organization has only two main resources for food – the Community Café and the Food Pantry. The assembled meals and decorated lunch bags were donated to the Community Café, which is open every day and provides an average of 712 meals daily.
Community and civic service are encouraged at James Scott Farrin, and employees participate in a wide variety of charitable projects on and off the clock. Some of these include book drives, bake sales, and food and clothing drives held at the firm.
Attorney and Farrin shareholder, Tara Williams, who is head of the firm’s Social Services Committee said, “Our employees have a heart for giving – they give their time as well as their resources.”
ABOUT THE LAW OFFICES OF JAMES SCOTT FARRIN
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is headquartered in the American Tobacco Historic District, adjacent to the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, in Durham, North Carolina, with 13 additional offices statewide in Charlotte, Fayetteville, Greensboro, Greenville, Goldsboro, Henderson, New Bern, Raleigh, Roanoke Rapids, Rocky Mount, Sanford, Wilson, and Winston-Salem. The firm’s 43 attorneys focus on the following practice areas: Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, Social Security Disability, Eminent Domain, Intellectual Property, Civil Rights, Mass Torts, and Products Liability. Seven of the attorneys are North Carolina Board Certified Specialists in Workers’ Compensation Law and one is a North Carolina Board Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law. The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is involved in the community, including sponsorship of local philanthropic organizations.
280 S. Mangum Street, Suite 400
Durham, NC 27701