Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. Donates $1,000

Wheelabrator TechnologiesPORTSMOUTH, N.H., NOVEMBER 9, 2012– Leadership Seacoast, a non-profit organization that develops informed and active community leaders, announced today Wheelabrator Technologies Inc., made a generous $1,000 donation to the organization. The sponsorship will provide on-going support for the 2013 program year which kicks off in January.

Wheelabrator Technologies Inc. is a world leader in the safe and environmentally sound conversion of municipal solid waste and other waste fuels into clean energy with a 37 year track-record of providing reliable services to thousands of customers across the U.S.  In keeping with its corporate philosophy, Wheelabrator strongly believes in the need to foster positive developments throughout the cities and towns it serves. “Wheelabrator understands what it means to be an active and contributing member of the community—we are so grateful for its generosity,” said Jennifer Wheeler, Executive Director of Leadership Seacoast.

Leadership Seacoast is currently accepting applications for its 2013 program year slated to begin in January. Those selected will actively engage with the organization’s six month curriculum which offers existing and future community leaders the opportunity to meet others who are actively involved in efforts that will shape the future of our region. To apply to Leadership Seacoast’s upcoming program year go to http://www.leadershipseacoast.org/program/apply and download the application.

Thanks to financial support from community members and corporations like Wheelabrator Technologies Inc., Leadership Seacoast is able to provide meaningful experiences for every student, offer scholarships for participants, create additional opportunities for alumni, and secure the best venues and speakers. For more information on becoming a corporate sponsor please visit www.leadershipseacoast.org  or contact executive director Jennifer Wheeler at 603-334-6063 or JWheeler@LeadershipSeacoast.org 

About Leadership Seacoast

Based in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the Leadership Seacoast program provides existing and future community leaders the opportunity to engage with the people and organizations that shape the Seacoast’s economic structure and social fabric. Affiliated with the National Community Leadership Association, Leadership Seacoast offers its participants unique insight into how business, community, and politics interact to create successful societies and how small actions can have a significant impact on the community at large. Leadership Seacoast alumni make a difference in their communities through networking, active involvement, and personal action. Since its inception in 1988, Leadership Seacoast has created a strong foundation that values diversity of opinion and consensus building to find solutions to challenges affecting the Seacoast’s community and its future. For more information about our programs please contact us at jwheeler@leadershipseacoast.org  or check out our website at www.leadershipseacoast.org