SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (December 6, 2017) – Members of Western New England University's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) were featured on Western Mass News earlier this week after collecting and donating toys for the annual 'Toys for Tots' drive.
The Western New England athletic department and members of SAAC collected toy donations in honor of Landen Palatino, who passed away earlier this year after a long battle with brain cancer.
SAAC President Garrett Jones (Pleasant Valley, N.Y.), a senior on the football team, and sophomore Arcel Kabongo-Ngoy (Franklin Square, N.Y.) were interviewed for the story, which aired on Monday at 4 p.m. and again at 11 p.m.
Check out the full segment here.