Union Gas Supports Dollars With Sense Courtesy Of A $2,000 Grant To Junior Achievement Sarnia/Lambton

SARNIA, ON, August 24, 2017 - Union Gas supports Junior Achievement South Western Ontario, Sarnia/Lambton region with a $2,000 grant to help young people in the Sarnia-Lambton learn personal money management skills.

"Education gives youth the chance to learn new skills, and help prepare for their future," said Greg Wagner, utility services manager, Union Gas. "That's why at Union Gas we choose to invest in education, as one way of contributing to the more than 400 communities we serve across the province."

Junior Achievement provides youth with the hands-on experience of running a business, learning financial literacy and work-readiness skills and most importantly through these volunteer delivered programs they are preparing youth for the future of our economic workforce.

"Here at JA South Western Ontario, we are dedicated to creating leaders by mentoring the youth in our communities," said Barb Smith, president, JA South Western Ontario. "We are very thankful for the support of local companies such as Union Gas so we may continue our work in inspiring and preparing youth to succeed in a global economy."

About Union Gas
Union Gas Limited 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 2017, and has assets of $8.2 billion and approximately 2,300 employees.  For more information, visit uniongas.com.

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For more information, contact:

Union Gas Limited
David Primorac
External Communications and Media Relations
Ph: 519 436-4600 ext. 5002058
djprimorac@uniongas.com

Junior Achievement of South Western Ontario
Barb Smith
President
Ph: 519-352-0151
bsmith@jaswont.org

For more information, visit jacanada.org/sw-ontario or find us on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.