Dow Announces 2018 Community Grant Recipients in Fort Saskatchewan

Fort Saskatchewan, Alta. - September 04, 2018 - Dow Canada is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Dow Gives Community Grants Program for the Fort Saskatchewan site. This program provides funding to local organizations and projects that visibly improve communities. This year, Dow chose 10 organizations within the Fort Saskatchewan region.

“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:

  • Camilla School – Sturgeon Public School Division
  • Ecole Parc Fundraising Society
  • Fort Saskatchewan Community Hospital Foundation
  • Fort Saskatchewan Families First Society
  • Fort Saskatchewan Quilting Guild
  • Fort Saskatchewan Ringette
  • Gibbons Family Resource Centre
  • Pioneer House Club 50
  • St. John Paul II Catholic School
  • 169 Glen Allen Scout Group

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.

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, please contact:
Jess MacDonald
Site Public Affairs Manager, Dow Canada
+1 (780) 998-8426
jmacdonald1@dow.com