Dow Announces 2018 Community Grant Recipients in Prentiss

Lacombe County, Alta - September 04, 2018 - Dow Canada is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Dow Gives Community Grants Program for the Prentiss site. This program provides funding to local organizations and projects that visibly improve communities. This year, Dow chose eight organizations within Lacombe County.

“Dow believes playing an active role in the communities we operate in,” said Jessica MacDonald, Site Public Affairs Manager for Dow Canada. “The Dow Gives program allows local organizations to build resilient communities, which we have seen since 2001.”

The recipients of the Community Grants Program are as follows:

  • Clive Minor Ball
  • Clive Minor Hocker Club
  • Ecole Oriole Park School
  • JJ Collett Natural Area Foundation
  • Lacombe & District Historical Society
  • Stettler Minor Lacrosse Association
  • Waskasoo Environmental Education Society
  • Wolf Creek Public School Division

These recipients were chosen by a committee comprised of Dow employees, community members and local representatives. The committee evaluated the applications based on community impact and the Dow’s Community Success Goals.

For more program information, please visit the Dow Gives – Community Investment Page on www.dowcanada.com.

About Dow:
The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) combines science and technology knowledge to develop premier materials science solutions that are essential to human progress. Dow has one of the strongest and broadest toolkits in the industry, with robust technology, asset integration, scale and competitive capabilities that enable it to address complex global issues. Dow’s market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of advanced materials, industrial intermediates, and plastics businesses deliver a broad range of differentiated technology-based products and solutions for customers in high-growth markets such as packaging, infrastructure, and consumer care. Dow is a subsidiary of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), a holding company comprised of Dow and DuPont with the intent to form three strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty sectors. More information can be found at www.dow.com.

For further information contact:
Jessica MacDonald, Public Affairs
Dow Chemical Canada ULC
780-998-8426