PPG supports Fairfield Community High School

FAIRFIELD, Ill., Feb. 10, 2014 – Chris Campbell, facility manager at PPG Industries’ industrial coatings plant in Mt. Vernon, Ill., presents PPG Industries Foundation checks totaling $3,993 to Brent Sutton, science teacher at Fairfield Community High School. The checks will fund four science-related grants that will provide consumable laboratory glassware, lab supplies, dissection animals and an incentive award program for science enrichment classes. “PPG is strongly committed to supporting the communities where it operates and the schools where its employees are involved,” Campbell said. “We are proud to support FCHS in its efforts to build high school students’ interest in the sciences in our community.”

Established in 1951, the PPG Industries Foundation demonstrates the values of PPG Industries by enhancing the quality of life in communities where the company has a presence. Interests of the foundation, in order of priority, are education, human services, culture and arts, and civic and community affairs. PPG also supports charitable causes by encouraging employees' volunteerism and board service with nonprofit organizations. For more information, visit www.ppgfoundation.com.

Chris Campbell
PPG Industrial Coatings, Mt. Vernon Plant
618-244-1414 x106