MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Alectra Inc. is the first electricity utility in Ontario to be awarded the Caring Company designation by Imagine Canada.
Alectra earned this designation as a result of its alectraCARES community support program which invests in non-profit organizations and initiatives that span the 17 communities in its service territory. Alectra also encourages its employees to volunteer for causes such as the Ride to Conquer Cancer, Habitat for Humanity, United Way and many more.
"Being recognized as a Caring Company demonstrates that we live by our values," said Brian Bentz, President and CEO, Alectra Inc. "Our community involvement program is an important initiative and we are very pleased to be recognized by Imagine Canada."
Imagine Canada's Caring Company program is the country's premier expression of excellence and leadership in community investment. Caring Companies commit to giving significant support to their communities and, in doing so, set the standard for corporate philanthropy in Canada.
Alectra's family of energy companies distributes electricity to more than one million homes and businesses in Ontario's Greater Golden Horseshoe area and provides innovative energy solutions to these and thousands more across Ontario. The Alectra family of companies includes Alectra Inc., Alectra Utilities Corporation and Alectra Energy Solutions.
SOURCE Alectra Utilities Corporation
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