PSEG Foundation Commits $2.5 Million to Support Medical, Social and Economic Needs of New Jersey Communities Amid Devastating COVID-19 Pandemic
$1 Million Signature Grant Awarded to NJ Pandemic Relief Fund
“NJPRF is so grateful for the generous support that the PSEG Foundation is providing. We are strategically using our funds to support the front line services across the state and address the widespread needs of our community. We know there is much work to do both now and in the weeks and months ahead. On behalf of the NJPRF, thank you PSEG Foundation,” said First Lady Tammy Murphy, Chairperson of the NJ Pandemic Relief Fund.
“These are extraordinary times for so many of our community members who are facing tremendous hardship brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic,” said PSEG Senior Vice President for Corporate Citizenship and PSEG Foundation Chair Rick Thigpen. “The PSEG Foundation is grateful to be able to bring its resources to bear to provide the health, social and economic support so desperately needed by our communities.”
Information on the PSEG Foundation’s COVID-19 support funds, including grant application and process, will be available later in April. To stay connected with PSEG and the PSEG Foundation, follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
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About the PSEG Foundation
The PSEG Foundation, 501(c)(3), the philanthropic arm of Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PSEG) (NYSE:PEG), prioritizes investments in the environment, safety, STEM education & workforce development, diversity & inclusion, and the communities served by PSEG. Headquartered in Newark, N.J., PSEG is a diversified energy company with approximately 13,000 employees. In 2020, PSEG was named one of Forbes’ Best Employers For Diversity for the third year in a row. In addition, PSEG was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America for the 12th consecutive year in 2019 and received a Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index 2018 rating of 100 percent. (https://corporate.pseg.com/).