Duke Energy In Action Month

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Duke Energy In Action Month

Our purpose at Duke Energy is to power the lives of our customers and the vitality of our communities. For more than 100 years, Duke Energy has proudly served our communities through charitable giving and employee volunteerism. This passion for giving back is part of our legacy and who we are as a company. During May, we are celebrating Duke Energy In Action Month. Throughout the month, our employees will be volunteering at a diverse group of nonprofit partners in the communities we serve. When our communities succeed, we succeed.

Content from this campaign

Students Help Build Hope for Victims of Hurricane Matthew
Amid the sawdust and hum of power tools, students at East Columbus High School in Lake Waccamaw, N.C., are helping rebuild their community. Students built 50 wooden bed frames in their classroom workshop for Columbus County residents whose homes were damaged by Hurricane Matthew. The October 2016 storm started in Florida and moved up the coast, killing nearly 50 people and damaging more...
Jun 28, 2017 10:00 AM ET
Indiana University Bloomington's Hoosier to Hoosier Community Sale Benefits Community and Environment
Indiana University Bloomington found a way to turn trash into treasure. At the end of each spring semester, the university’s sustainability office and the City of Bloomington collect items that students left in their apartments for the Hoosier to Hoosier Community Sale. Instead of university staff...
Jun 26, 2017 1:00 PM ET
Throwback Thursday: Duke Energy Volunteers Through the Decades
Volunteer work is part of Duke Energy's legacy and identity as a company. Duke Energy is committed to powering the lives of its customers and the vitality of it communities in the seven states it serves. That's why employees contribute their time and money giving back to the community. In 2016 alone, about 4,000 Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas employees and retirees contributed...
Jun 22, 2017 12:00 PM ET
Duke Energy Invites Students to Learn About Falcons at Indiana Facility
Peregrine falcons may not be on the endangered species list any more, but they’ve got special friends in Indiana. After three falcon chicks were born on a perch at Duke Energy’s Gallagher Station smoke stack B recently, the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) retrieved them for banding and a naming ceremony. John Castrale, who works with DNR, showed them off to more...
Jun 21, 2017 11:00 AM ET
Duke Energy Selects North Carolina Locations for Economic Development Program
Six properties to participate in company’s Site Readiness Program Program helped attract more than 2,400 jobs and $3.3 billion in capital investment since 2005
Jun 20, 2017 10:00 AM ET