WaterFurnace International, Inc., a leading manufacturer of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional geothermal and water source heat pumps, recently donated the proceeds from its 21st Annual Supplier Golf Outing to the United Service Organization (USO) of Indiana.
Tom Huntington, WaterFurnace president and CEO, presented Larry Muncie, President of the USO of Indiana with a $5,000 check.
“I am both delighted and proud to make this presentation on behalf of the many WaterFurnace employees and customers whose generosity is supporting the brave men and women of the USO,” said Huntington. “This represents the 3rd consecutive year that WaterFurnace has recognized the important role this organization and its people plays in our national security.”
Participants in the November 9 golf outing were encouraged to register online and make a donation to the USO. The outing included on-course fundraising activities specifically designed to support the USO.
The money donated will be used to purchase new computers at the Camp Atterbury Community Center, providing the troops with internet access. The USO of Indiana will service a total of 125,000 troops in 2009.
The USO is a non-profit organization that has provided recreational and welfare services to U.S. troops and their families for more than 60 years. It currently has 130 centers worldwide that provide service men and women with the comforts of home.
WaterFurnace International, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional geothermal and water source heat pumps. Products from WaterFurnace include energy-efficient and environmentally friendly geothermal comfort systems, indoor air quality products and pool heaters. WaterFurnace (TSX:WFI) was founded in 1983, the company is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Ind.