Mat-Su 2024 Arctic Winter Games | Press Release | June 8, 2023
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MEA Charitable Foundation's Operation RoundUp Awards $10,000 to
Mat-Su 2024 Arctic Winter Games
[Palmer, June 8, 2023] — The MEA Charitable Foundation is proud to announce that its Operation RoundUp program has awarded a generous grant of $10,000 to support the hosting of the Mat-Su 2024 Arctic Winter Games. This significant contribution demonstrates the Foundation's commitment to fostering community development in the region for critical community efforts in its service area.
The Mat-Su 2024 Arctic Winter Games, scheduled to take place from March 10-16, will bring together athletes, coaches, and cultural participants from across Alaska and various Arctic regions. This international multi-sport event aims to promote athletic excellence, cultural exchange, and social interaction among participants of all ages. The MEA Charitable Foundation recognizes the Games' significance and is dedicated to ensuring its success.
Through its Operation RoundUp program, the MEA Charitable Foundation collects voluntary contributions from participating members of the Matanuska Electric Association, pooling these funds to support various community initiatives. By rounding up their monthly electric bills to the nearest dollar, MEA members have collectively made a substantial impact on the communities they serve. This recent $10,000 grant will contribute to the overall success of the Mat-Su 2024 Arctic Winter Games and help create a memorable and impactful experience for participants and spectators alike.
The MEA Charitable Foundation is committed to empowering the communities it serves by supporting education, arts, culture, and community projects that enrich the lives of residents in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley. The Foundation's ongoing dedication to community development reflects MEA's core values of integrity, teamwork, innovation, and service.
"We are thrilled to support the Mat-Su 2024 Arctic Winter Games through our Operation RoundUp program," said Jennifer Castro the Manager of Public Relations at the MEA Charitable Foundation. "These Games will showcase the region's talent, cultural heritage, and the spirit of unity. We are confident that this grant will make a meaningful difference and contribute to the success of this prestigious, community-wide event."
The MEA Charitable Foundation's partnership with the Mat-Su 2024 Arctic Winter Games is a testament to the Foundation's commitment to investing in the community and fostering growth, both athletically and culturally. By supporting events of this magnitude, the Foundation strengthens the region's reputation as a hub for excellence in sports and cultural exchange.
For more information about the MEA Charitable Foundation and its Operation RoundUp program, please visit https://www.mea.coop/connect/operation-roundup.
To learn more about the Mat-Su 2024 Arctic Winter Games, please visit https://www.awg2024.org/about.
About the MEA Charitable Foundation: The MEA Charitable Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley by supporting education, arts, culture, and community initiatives. Through its Operation RoundUp program, the Foundation enables MEA members to make a significant impact on their communities through small, voluntary contributions.