Mercy Learning Center of Bridgeport honored several Fairfield residents for five years of volunteer service at a recent annual recognition reception held to celebrate the accomplishments of its students during the 2010-11 academic year.

Honorees included Ed Bocuzzi, Ann Calcutt, Kate Daniello, Gail Feldman, Mara O'Brien and Sarah Wallace. Staff member Linda Ashby of Fairfield was also recognized for five years of employment with the center.

Among the guests who attended the reception were its board of directors, local donors, political figures, corporate partners, volunteers and more than 250 students.

For information on Mercy Learning Center, visit or call 203-334-6699.