Dover, DE – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) announced today that Chesapeake Utilities, the Company’s natural gas distribution division, will be celebrating African American History Month through the second annual Citywide Black History Celebration hosted by the Delaware State News.
“The African American community has a long, proud history here in Delaware, and Chesapeake Utilities is honored to take part in the recognition of the community’s achievements and culture,” said Aleida Socarras, Vice President, Chesapeake Utilities. “By cultivating a diverse and inclusive workforce, we aspire to reach new heights as a Company.”
The celebration will highlight local African American history, culture, art, music and theatre. Tickets to the events are free but registration is required.
Citywide Black History Celebration upcoming events:
Friday, February 9: African American History Live at the Sankofa Cultural Arts Center
Saturday, February 10: African American History Live at the Sankofa Cultural Arts Center
Thursday, February 15: “Meet the Artists” Reception at Biggs Museum
For more information and to register for the events, visit: https://www.delawarescene.com/event/21497/citywide-black-history-celebration-local-african-american-art
About Chesapeake Utilities Corporation
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is a diversified energy company engaged in natural gas distribution, transmission, gathering and processing, and marketing; electricity generation and distribution; propane gas distribution; and other businesses. Information about Chesapeake Utilities Corporation’s businesses is available at www.chpk.com.
Please note that Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is not affiliated with Chesapeake Energy, an oil and natural gas exploration company headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
# # #
For more information, contact:
Public Relations Manager
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation
In the interest of your safety and the safety of our employees, we are closing our walk-in offices until further notice.
To assist our customers during this difficult time, and potential financial hardship, extended payment arrangements are available, and we have suspended service disconnection and late fees until further notice.
We are monitoring and responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic. Visit SandpiperEnergyresponds.com for alternate bill pay options, and important updates.
We are prepared and will continue our commitment to providing safe, reliable energy.