Union Gas Supports Annual East Parry Sound Regional Science Fair Courtesy of $3,000 Grant
South River, ON, April 22, 2016 - Union Gas is proud to continue to support the East Parry Sound Regional Science Fair (EPSRSF), through a $3,000 grant.
"At Union Gas we believe that investing in the future of our youth is an investment worth making," said Eric Luckett, district engineer, Union Gas. "That's why we support important educational programs such as the East Parry Sound Regional Science Fair that helps young people in the region discover their interest in science, engineering and technology."
The EPSRSF is open to all local grade 7 to 12 students. The annual fair encourages students to undertake independent research in an area of science that interests them such as health or the environment. By promoting science and technology the EPSRSF involves students, teachers, community members, local businesses and service clubs and gives students the opportunity to explore hands-on science outside of the classroom. The winners will attend the Canada Wide Science Fair to be held in Montreal in May.
"We are extremely grateful to Union Gas for the generous financial support," said George Stripe, chair, EPSRSF. "Union Gas is a major supporter of the fair which allows us to offer this educational opportunity to the students of East Parry Sound. On behalf of the students, I would like to thank Union Gas for its continued support, without which the fair would not be possible."
About Union Gas
Union Gas Limited, a Spectra Energy (NYSE: SE) company, is a major Canadian natural gas storage, transmission and distribution company based in Ontario with over 100 years of experience and service to customers. The distribution business serves about 1.4 million residential, commercial and industrial customers in more than 400 communities across Ontario. Union Gas is one of Canada's Top 100 Employers for 2016, and has assets of $7.2 billion and approximately 2,300 employees. For more information, visit uniongas.com
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