Raton, FL – June 22, 2015
– On Liberty Property
Trust’s annual national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard “Bill”
G. Rouse III, the company’s South Florida office came together in support of
Fuller Child Development Center, a non-profit organization that provides children with a
pathway out of poverty, inspiring them to make local and global differences
through the use of their education.
Florence Fuller Child Development Center is dedicated to preparing children for a
lifetime commitment to learning, while empowering their families in our local
communities to build a brighter future,” said Andy Petry, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s South
Florida region. “We applaud the organization
and hope that our
participation might help to encourage other companies and individuals to
support the Florence Fuller Child Development Center in any way they can.”
employees rolled up their sleeves to prepare Literacy Kits for children at the
Center. The kits included three books (Click Clack Moo Cow, Lilly’s
Purple Purse and Chicka Chicka Boom Boom) and art/school supplies.
The team also made a donation to cover the costs of the materials.
For more than a decade, Liberty Property Trust
employees have honored the memory of company founder Willard “Bill” G. Rouse
III with a national day of community service. It is traditionally observed
on the Friday closest to his birthday, June 19, and celebrated by
over 400 employees in the company’s more than 20 offices in the US and UK.
Fuller Child Development Center
The Florence Fuller Child
Development Center is dedicated to helping disadvantaged children realize their
full potential both socially and academically, by giving them the tools and
skills they need to start school on par with their more advantaged peers. Today
the Center serves more than 700 children a year, across two campuses in east
Boca Raton and the more rural west Boca Raton. Its mission is to improve a
student’s academic performance and to increase the rate of school promotions to
the next grade level. For more details please visit: www.ffcdc.org.
About Liberty Property Trust
Liberty Property Trust
(NYSE:LPT) is a leader in commercial real estate, serving customers in the
United States and United Kingdom through the development, acquisition,
ownership and management of superior office and industrial properties.
Liberty's 105 million square foot portfolio includes 750 properties which
provide office, distribution and light manufacturing facilities to 1,900
General Inquiries: Andy Petry, Liberty Property Trust, 561.999.0310
Media Contact: Margo Hunt Winans, a.s.a.p.r., 757.404.8653