PPG Foundation Donates $10,000 to Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware for Science, Math Programs

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DOVER, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The PPG Foundation recently donated $10,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of
Delaware to expand science, technology, engineering, art and math
education programs. The donation was made on behalf of PPG’s
architectural coatings site in Dover, Delaware, which includes a
manufacturing plant and distribution center.

“The Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware is grateful for PPG’s commitment to
supporting our science, technology, engineering, art and math
programming,” said George Krupanski, president and CEO, Boys & Girls
Clubs of Delaware. “These hands-on learning opportunities will enhance
our members’ knowledge and skills related to math, arts and science,
ultimately increasing their educational, career and professional
opportunities in engineering- and technology-related fields.”

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware is part of a nationwide movement
whose mission is to inspire and enable all young people, especially
those who need the clubs most, to realize their full potential as
productive, responsible and caring citizens, and to prepare them for
successful careers. The PPG Foundation grant will fund development of
engaging and enriching educational programs that introduce children to
technology and network skills, internet safety, robotics, electronics
and mechanical software.

“We recognize that the Boys & Girls Clubs organization makes a
difference in the lives of thousands of youth in our community, and
we’re happy that PPG and the PPG Foundation can help them expand and
build more science, technology, engineering, art and math programs to
engage young people’s interest in these fields,” said Neal Nicastro, PPG
plant manager, Dover.

The PPG Foundation aims to bring color and brightness to PPG communities
in the United States. By investing in educational opportunities, we help
grow today’s skilled workforce and develop tomorrow’s innovators in
industries related to coatings and specialty materials. Plus, we empower
PPG employees to make an impact for causes that are important to them by
supporting their volunteer efforts and charitable giving. Learn more at www.ppgcommunities.com
and follow @PPG_Communities
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About the Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Delaware is part of a nationwide movement
whose mission is to inspire and enable all young people, especially
those who need us most, to realize their full potential as productive,
responsible, and caring citizens. The Clubs provide vital youth
development services for 30,000 children. The 44 Clubs and school sites
are conveniently located where such programs are limited or nonexistent.
For more information, visit http://bgclubs.org.

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Contacts

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