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Community Involvement - 2018 Summary

Thursday, February 14, 2019

During 2018, FortisOntario and its subsidiaries donated over $94,000 to charitable and local initiatives within the communities it serves.

FortisOntario and its employees donated more than $65,000 to the United Way and its charities. This included internal campaigns and sponsorship of the United Way golf tournament in Niagara.

For the 18th year in a row, Canadian Niagara Power sponsored Port Colborne’s annual Canal Days. This event draws more than 300,000 people over the four-day festival to the City of Port Colborne.

On July 1, 2017 the new Wawa Goose Monument was officially unveiled to the public. Algoma Power committed to a multi-year donation totaling $40,000 to the project along with a matching campaign that totaled an additional $12,000.  2018 was the second year of the multi-year commitment.

First Light Comes from Canada’s Largest First Nations Led Infrastructure Project

Friday, December 21, 2018

Pikangikum First Nation Officially Connected to Ontario’s Power Grid through the Wataynikaneyap Power Transmission Line Project.
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