Corporate Responsibility Newsroom
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Sep 13 2018
The East Lake Foundation: Leading Residents From 'Poverty' to 'Paradise'
East Lake was once a neighborhood that could only be described as down-and-out. In 1995, crime rates were 18 times the national average, high school graduation rates were dismal (less than 30 percent), employment rates were equally dismal (only about 14 percent) and poverty was handed down from generation to generation. Today its story couldn’t be more different.<br />
Aug 28 2018
Southern Company and Partners Award Grants to Benefit Longleaf Pine Forest and Wildlife
Fifteen grants supported by Southern Company will accelerate efforts to conserve longleaf pine habitat and recover populations of at-risk wildlife across the Southeast.<br>
Aug 09 2018
Southern Company and partners announce 2018 waterway conservation grants
Southern Company has awarded over $295,000 in grants in partnership with the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and other public and private funders as part of the Five Star and Urban Waters Restoration Program. Additionally, grantees have committed over $378,000 in local project support, generating a total conservation impact of more than $674,000.<br />
Aug 03 2018
Southern Company and partners announce 2018 Gulf Coast Conservation grants
Through the Gulf Coast Conservation Grants Program, Southern Company and partners will enhance ecosystems, bolster wildlife populations and strengthen resiliency within the region.<br>