Syncrude to donate three million dollars to several local programs and initiatives

The announcement commemorates its production milestone of three billion barrels of crude oil from Mildred Lake.

 

The new investments, announced from Syncrude, would fund several key programs, which include;

  • University of Alberta Faculty of Engineering for student engagement in northern communities
  • Tree Canada Operation ReLeaf program
  • Inside Education’s Wood Buffalo Environment Education Project
  • A machining program with the Fort McMurray Catholic School District
  • An apprenticeship program with CAREERS: The Next Generation
  • E-learning program with the Fort McKay First Nation and an education training program with the Mikisew Cree First Nation.

 

These initiatives join ongoing partnerships with Girls Inc., the Syncrude Sport & Wellness Centre, and Syncrude Arts Alive Series at Keyano Theatre.

Since 1999, Syncrude has dedicated $84-million to various projects and organizations in the region.

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