CHANTILLY, Va., May 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees of TASC, Inc. marked Memorial Day with a fundraising picnic for the benefit of the Wounded Warrior Project. With support from other local businesses and a corporate match from TASC, employees raised $14,000.00.
"As we get ready for the official start of summer on Memorial Day, it can be easy to forget the harsh reality that there are men and women who are right now in harm's way, and thousands more who have lost their lives for America," says David Langstaff, president and chief executive officer of TASC. "We are very proud to contribute to the Wounded Warrior Project and help support our soldiers who sustain injuries in the line of duty."
The fundraiser was organized by the TASC Young Professionals Society. Co-sponsors include: Award Store & More, Baja Fresh, Cici's Pizza, Corner Bakery Cafe, Costco (Westfields), Cupcakes Actually, Duke Realty, El Fresco, Eurest Dining, FastSigns, Fosters Grill, Great Harvest Bread Co., Paisano's Pizza, Red, Hot, and Blue, Wegmans and Windows Catering.
To support the Wounded Warrior Project, go to http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/.
Founded in 1966, TASC, Inc., helps solve complex national security and public safety challenges by providing advanced systems engineering, integration and decision-support services to the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense and civilian agencies of the federal government. With about 5,000 employees in 40 locations, TASC generates more than $1.5 billion in annual revenue. For more information and career opportunities, visit our website at www.tasc.com.
Media Contact: Christine Nyirjesy Bragale, TASC Public Relations Manager, Christine.Bragale@TASC.com, (703) 653-5996.
SOURCE TASC, Inc.