Entergy is bringing the blues to Arkansas schools, teaching Louisianans how to save energy, and helping create holiday joy for young Vermonters through the latest round of grants from the Entergy Charitable Foundation.
Even before Hurricane Sandy made landfall on the East Coast, Entergy Corporation utility crews headed to the Northeast to help restore power to millions of individuals.
More than 50 nonprofit groups have been awarded $1.2 million in grants from the Entergy Charitable Foundation in the second of three planned award cycles for 2012.
In the wake of Hurricane Isaac's damaging winds and flooding, Entergy Louisiana, LLC and Entergy Gulf States Louisiana, L.L.C. are joining community partners to support Isaac relief efforts as well as expanding their own bill-assistance programs to help customers affected by the storm.
In response to this summer's extended heat wave and record power usage, Entergy Corporation is allocating $1 million across its four-state service territory to help qualifying elderly and disabled customers who are in need of assistance paying their summer energy bills.
Approximately 75 Entergy Corporation executives turned up at KIPP Central City campus on Wednesday armed with paint brushes and a check for $150,000 to help KIPP New Orleans Schools build on its record of success.
Company Also Offers to Match Employee Donations Up to $20,000
More than 50 nonprofit groups will receive nearly $800,000 in grants from the Entergy Charitable Foundation.
Corporate Responsibility magazine has named Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) one of the “100 Best Corporate Citizens” in the nation. It is the fourth time in five years that Entergy has earned the distinction.