TransCanada Corporation joined 78 of its peers for Houston’s second annual Energy Day on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at Hermann Square.
The youth-oriented event provides energy companies a chance to connect with children and their parents to explain their various roles in providing the energy and energy services we all use on a daily basis.
Introducing the TransCanada 2012 United Way Campaign. It's About Doing the Right Thing!
TransCanada Corporation does big things that matter all across North America. We operate in 265 different locations and our values reflect the importance of investing in those communities. Last year TransCanada and its employees contributed $2.5 million dollars to the United Way and in 2012 we are aiming to contribute $2.7 million.
United Way of Calgary and Area CEO Heather MacDonald, middle, presents the Thanks A Million Award to Russ Girling, TransCanada's CEO and President and Co-Chair of the 2012 Calgary United Way Campaign, and TransCanada's Wendy Hanrahan, Executive Vice President, Corporate Services.
TransCanada raised more than $2.5 million in the 2011 North American United Way Campaign, including more than $1 million in Calgary alone.
TransCanada's goal for 2012 is to raise a total of $2.7 million for United Way in Canada, the United States and Mexico.
TransCanada Corporation is proud to support the Texas 4-H Club with a $200,000 donation for a four-year period to cover the Texas 4-H Congress and One Day 4-H.
TransCanada Senior V.P. & General Manager, U.S. Pipelines, Lee Hobbs describes our commitment to the communities where we live, work and operate. "At TransCanada we're always very proud and pleased to be able to help the communities in which we live and we operate. And I think also the ability to help youth and in this case I think were actually combining helping the youth with helping the community and I think it's a win all around for everybody involved."