O&R HONORED AS CORPORATE TOP DONOR BY ROCKLAND UNITED WAY

United Way Top Don 2013PEARL RIVER, NY May 8, 2013 – The United Way of Rockland County (UWRC) today honored Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (O&R) for conducting the Largest Corporate Campaign on United Way’s behalf this year. O&R achieved this year’s United Way campaign results by combining a dynamic fund-raising drive partnership between the Company and its bargaining unit, IBEW Local 503, with a dollar-for-dollar, shareholder match from Consolidated Edison, Inc., O&R’s parent company, to raise $164,846.

Pictured here at United Way of Rockland’s 13th annual campaign recognition breakfast are, from left: O&R’s David Braunfotel, one of this year’s Company campaign co-managers and a UWRC board member; O&R’s Brian McPartland, the other Company campaign co-manager, representing the Company’s campaign partner IBEW Local 503; Dr. Arnold Roufa, who shot this year’s award photo; O&R’s Steve McCready, along with McPartland, next year’s Company campaign co-manager; O&R’s Public Affairs Manager Trish Austin and Corporate Programs Manager Linda Feger.