Strengthening Resiliency with the American Red Cross
When disaster strikes, AVANGRID and its employees always step up to help! This year, AVANGRID – through a partnership led by the Avangrid Foundation – is continuing to elevate its vitally important community-based disaster relief efforts. The Avangrid Foundation announced its commitment to a second year as a national Disaster Responder with the American Red Cross. This renewed commitment and total investment of $500,000 dovetails with National Red Cross Month, which also occurs in March. Additionally, Avangrid Foundation Board Director and Avangrid Networks Chief Executive Officer, Robert D. Kump…
Creating Community Through “Evicted”
The Avangrid Foundation is partnering with the National Building Museum to take the exhibit “Evicted” to more than a dozen communities across the United States over the next four years. The travelling exhibit expands on the conversation about America’s housing crisis, first told in the Pulitzer-prize winning book by Princeton-based Sociologist Dr. Matthew Desmond,‘Evicted: Poverty and Progress in the American City.”
Protecting Critical Wildlife Habitats & Species
The Avangrid Foundation is committed to sustainable development and being dynamic stewards of our environment. That is why we are excited to be partnering with the nation’s largest private conservation grant-maker, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. The Avangrid Foundation will be supporting efforts that focus on conserving priority habitats and species that benefit communities within AVANGRID’s operational footprint. We rely on healthy, thriving ecosystems around our businesses and are committed to conserving these natural treasures for future generations.