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ORAU exceeds $100,000 in annual giving campaign for eighth year in a row

Donations to benefit United Way, Community Shares

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sept. 29, 2015
FY15-56

Don Hanlon, Arlene Garrison and Andy Page present check for $127,404.42

The 2015 ORAU Annual Giving Campaign Chair Arlene Garrison, pictured right, Co-Chair Don Hanlon, pictured left, and ORAU President and CEO Andy Page reveal ORAU’s combined giving total of $127,404.42.

For the eighth year in a row, ORAU has broken the $100,000 mark in donations as part of the annual giving campaign for the United Way and Community Shares.

During a concluding ceremony on Sept. 29 in the ORAU Pollard Technology Conference Center, ORAU President and CEO Andy Page announced the 2015 ORAU Annual Giving Campaign total donation amount—$127,404.42. As part of the total donation, ORAU and its employees pledged $97,835.18 to the United Way and $29,569.24 to Community Shares.

ORAU provides innovative scientific and technical solutions to advance national priorities in science, education, security and health. Through specialized teams of experts, unique laboratory capabilities and access to a consortium of more than 100 major Ph.D.-granting institutions, ORAU works with federal, state, local and commercial customers to advance national priorities and serve the public interest. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation and federal contractor, ORAU manages the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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