JA of Eastern Shore Plans New Learning Center

left to right are Stacey McMichael, executive director of the Henson Foundation; Steve Farrow, Henson Foundation board member; Jayme Hayes, president of Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore; Chris Perdue, director of e-commerce at Perdue and JA Center campaign council member; Kim Nechay, executive director of the Perdue Foundation; and Jim Perdue, chairman of Perdue Farms.

Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore plans to create a 25,000-square-foot state of the art learning center with the focus on financial literacy. It will be known as the Perdue Henson Junior Achievement Center. The Franklin P. and Arthur W. Perdue Foundation and the Richard A. Henson Foundation Thursday announced the awarding of $1.25-million in…

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Perdue Farms Hosts Virtual Town Hall Meetings During Coronavirus


Perdue Farms has been hosting Town Hall-style webinars at locations where they have production operations to keep the dialogue ongoing regarding the coronavirus pandemic.  Officials from Perdue have shared the safety measures the company has implemented to protect employees and answered questions to alleviate outstanding concerns.  Attendees also shared suggestions for additional safety measures the…

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