09/18/2023 | Press release | Archived content
MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (Sept. 18, 2023) -The American Water Charitable Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization established by American Water, the largest regulated water and wastewater utility company in the U.S., recently announced five organizations in communities served by Pennsylvania American Water were awarded a total of $92,550 in Water and Environment grants.
"Environmental leadership is a core value of our company, and we demonstrate this daily through our efforts to protect sources of drinking water and our continuous reinvestment in water and sewer system upgrades," said Pennsylvania American Water President Justin Ladner. "These grants provided by our charitable foundation to nonprofits in the communities we serve demonstrate our ongoing commitment to clean water, healthy communities, and educating our next generation about the importance of environmental stewardship."The Water and Environment grant is part of the American Water Charitable Foundation's Keep Communities Flowing Grant Program, focusing on three pillars of giving: Water, People and Communities. Below is a list of grantees throughout Pennsylvania.
"The American Water Charitable Foundation is pleased to partner with eligible nonprofit organizations across Pennsylvania American Water," said Carrie Williams, president, American Water Charitable Foundation. "Funding for the Water and Environment grants focus on clean water, conservation, environmental education, climate variability, and water-based recreation projects."
Learn more about Pennsylvania American Water's community impact, here.
Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and wastewater services to approximately 2.3 million people. For more information, visit www.pennsylvaniaamwater.com and follow Pennsylvania American Water on Twitter and Facebook.
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