United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County Receives $25,791 From Union Gas

Windsor, ON, December 4, 2017 - Union Gas employees and retirees once again showed their generous nature by raising $25,791 for United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County in 2017, exceeding the previous year's total by over $5,000.

Windsor-Essex County United Way Announcement

Patricia Gangnon, Relationship Manager, Account Executive; Karen Brady, Acting Vice-President, Marketing and Communications; Sherrilynn Colley-Vegh, Director Leadership Development and Training; Celia Ceccacci, Relationship Manager; Lisa Gallant, Windsor Police; Bryana Smith, District Engineer, Union Gas; Frazier Fathers, Manager, Community Impact and Learning; Sean Collier, District Manager, Union Gas; Susan Merryfield, Administrative Coordinator; Chris McAgy, Donor Services Manager; Sandra Bortolotti, Executive Assistant to the CEO; Anjang Jacob, Relationship Manager, Workplace; Andy Bothamley, Vice-President, Finance and Operations; Lynn Ridgewell, Relationship Manager, Events and Engagement; Leslie Frattaroli, VP, Engagement and Donor Stewardship; Lynne Venebles, City of Windsor; Kathryn-Ann Faubert, Assistant, Finance and Operations and Dina Misur, Relationship Manager

"We're proud to support the commitment that United Way has in this community," said Sean Collier, district manager Windsor/Chatham, Union Gas. "We share that commitment at Union Gas and we work hard to be good neighbours in more than 400 communities we serve across Ontario."

The company's United Way theme, "We Give Today, To Improve Tomorrow," reflects the heart of the campaign, and it also reflects employees' spirit of giving. Numerous fundraising events led by employees were held throughout the year to raise money. Union Gas matches each individual employee and retiree donation dollar for dollar, and those matching dollars will go to each local United Way.

"Union Gas is taking bold action against poverty in Windsor-Essex County. We are so very grateful to be able to work together with Union Gas and its employees to fight for the mental health, education and prosperity of everyone in our local community," says Andy Bothamley, vice president of finance and operations, United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County.

Funds will go to support United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County agencies and programs that make a difference in the lives of thousands of people in need every day. To learn more about United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County, visit weareunited.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

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 1.5 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. Union Gas is committed to building long-term productive relationships with members of the First Nation, Métis and Inuit communities based on mutual respect and economic opportunity. For more information, visit uniongas.com.

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