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Lackawanna College to Announce Initiative to Aid Local Restaurants


On Tuesday, September 15 at 4:30 p.m., Lackawanna College, in partnership with the City of Scranton and Scranton Tomorrow, will announce a major initiative to help local restaurants who have experienced hardship during COVID-19. The announcement will take place during a press conference located in the courtyard outside of 409 on Adams, 409 Adams Ave., Scranton.

In attendance will be Dr. Jill Murray, Lackawanna College President, Paige G. Cognetti, Mayor of Scranton and Leslie Collins, Executive Director of Scranton Tomorrow as well as multiple local restaurant owners and culinary students.

Press attending must download the Campus Clear app (see attached for directions), go through the Campus Clear process, wear face masks and adhere to social distancing guidelines.


Lackawanna College

Courtyard Outside of 409 on Adams

409 Adams Ave., Scranton, Pa.


Tuesday, September 15 at 4:30 p.m.

Media RSVP:

Media is requested to RSVP prior to attending the event.

Heather L. Gogas, Communications Coordinator
(570) 961-7807 or

Heather L. Gogas
Communications Coordinator
o. (570)961-7807
c. (570)332-4128