To mark Earth Day, April 22, New Jersey American Water announced this week the recipients of its 2022 Environmental Grant Program.
A total of $41,000 was awarded to five organizations that are engaged in sustainability projects to improve water source protection or watershed protection.
“At New Jersey American Water, we recognize that people aren’t the only ones who need clean water – the environment depends on it too,” said Danielle Kearsley, environmental program lead, New Jersey American Water. “This is why we are proud to offer over $40,000 in funding this year to support these innovative projects. By investing in the restoration and protection of our watersheds, we can help preserve our water sources and the life they should sustain for years to come.”
The following groups and organizations were recipients of the 2022 grants:
American Water’s Environmental Grant Program was established in 2008, providing more than $429,000 in funding to 51 projects that improve, restore or protect the watersheds, surface water and groundwater supplies in communities served by the company.