Shalala is speaker at nonprofit fundraiser

April 11, 2017 GMT

STAMFORD — Clinton Foundation president Donna Shalala is the keynote speaker for New Convenant Center’s 13th Annual Celebrity Breakfast.

The event featuring Shalala, who served as health and human services secretary in the Clinton administration, is a major fundraiser for the nonprofit.

Shalala is also past president of the University of Miami and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush.

New Covenant Center is a program of Catholic Charities of Fairfield County offering social services, a food pantry and soup kitchen.

The breakfast is April 19 from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Woodway Country Club in Darien. To purchase tickets, contact Leisa Hinds-Simpson at 203-964-8228 ext. 409.