Artesian raises over $90,000 for charity at annual golf tournament
Artesian Resources Corporation announced that its 11th Annual Charity Golf Outing raised over $90,000 for local charities, bringing the eleven-year total to over $600,000. Over 124 golfers representing Artesian’s valued vendors and business partners gathered on September 8th at the Deerfield Golf Club in support of local organizations.
“The generous contributions of our sponsors is the backbone behind this incredibly successful event. We are so grateful for their continued participation through the years and are very pleased to once again be able to contribute to charities that serve the needs of so many across the Delmarva Peninsula” Dian C. Taylor, chair and CEO, said in a statement.
The following charities, among other local charities, will benefit from their sponsorship:
The American Heart Association (AHA) has been fighting heart disease and stroke and helping families and communities thrive. The dollars raised in our golf outing have helped the AHA invest in research funding to reduce deaths from heart disease and stroke by nearly 15% since 2018.
Deep Roots – Cecil County strives to break the generational cycle of homelessness and serves as a homeless shelter for children and families in the community. They provide education, support, mentorship, and better life experiences.
Junior Achievement of Delaware’s mission is to inspire and prepare young people to succeed. Community volunteers share their experiences and serve as role models helping to positively impact young peoples’ lives.
Habitat for Humanity Sussex County has served over 2,500 individuals throughout Sussex County through home construction and preservation, home repairs, financial literacy and energy efficient upgrades.
Nicholle R. Taylor, President of Artesian Water said, “These charitable organizations operate within the communities we serve and provide much needed support for so many. Our sponsors continue to amaze us with their support, sharing the same core beliefs of giving back to our communities with a kind and generous heart. As a leading provider of water and wastewater services on the Delmarva Peninsula, Artesian understands that when our communities thrive, we all thrive.”