American Water Charitable Foundation Announces Final Call for Water and Environment Grants | New

CAMDEN, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 9, 2022–

The American Water Charitable Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization established by American Water, the largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company in the United States, announces the latest call for grant applications for water and the environment with a deadline for submission set for June 30, 2022.

The Water and Environment Grant Opportunity, part of the Foundation’s Keep Communities Flowing grant program, supports projects or programs that focus on clean water, conservation, environmental education, climate variability, and projects water recreation, including splashing. Eligible organizations can apply here.

“The American Water Charitable Foundation’s Keep Communities Flowing Grant Program supports impactful initiatives and programs across American Water’s national footprint,” said Carrie Williams, president of the American Water Charitable Foundation. “The Water and Environment Grant will fund efforts focused on our core passion – water – while engaging community members to learn how every drop counts.

The Keep Communities Flowing grant program focuses on three pillars of giving: water, people, and communities. Within these pillars, three new grant opportunities will be available to eligible nonprofits throughout the year. Each grant cycle will be open for approximately 90 days. In addition to the Water and Environment Grant, a Workforce Preparation Grant opportunity will launch in July 2022, followed by STEM training in October 2022.

Since 2012, the American Water Charitable Foundation has invested more than $9 million in funding through grants and matching gifts that are important to our employees and positively impact our communities.

About US Water

With a history dating back to 1886, American Water (NYSE: AWK) is America’s largest and most geographically diverse water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 6,400 dedicated professionals who provide regulated, type-regulated drinking water and sanitation services to more than 14 million people in 24 states. American Water provides safe, clean, affordable and reliable water services to our customers to help them get on with their lives. For more information, visit amwater.com and diversityataw.com. Follow American Water on TwitterFacebook and LinkedIn.

American Charitable Water Foundation

The American Water Charitable Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides a formal way to demonstrate the company’s ongoing commitment to being a good neighbor, citizen, and contributor to the communities where American Water and its employees live, work and operate. For more information, visit amwater.com/awcf and follow the American Water Charitable Foundation on Facebook.

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