Read More: Astros partner Energy Transfer makes $25,000 donation to Astros Foundation
HOUSTON, TX – Astros partner Energy Transfer has donated $25,000 to the Astros Foundation as part of their season-long initiative that pledged $25 for every strikeout recorded by an Astros pitcher at home in 2021.
The initiative and the final donation total of $25,000 is in recognition of Energy Transfer’s celebration of 25 years as the U.S. midstream energy leader.
“We are proud to support the Astros Foundation and thrilled to provide this $25,000 donation to address critical needs in our community,” said Chris Curia, Chief Human Resource Officer for Energy Transfer. “Giving back to the communities in which we live and work has been important to us throughout our 25-year history, and doing this alongside the Astros Foundation is very meaningful for us.”
“We are grateful for Energy Transfer’s continued commitment to the Astros Foundation,” said Twila Carter of the Astros Foundation. “Their generous contribution will provide great support to our efforts to assist those in need.”
Energy Transfer has been a partner with the Astros since 2017. The company is one of the most diversified energy infrastructure partnerships in North America, with more than 1,700 employees in the Houston area and two of the largest export terminals on the Gulf Coast. In all, Energy Transfer has more than 10,000 employees and 90,000 miles of pipelines traversing 38 states and Canada.