Chesapeake Utilities Celebrates African American History Month

February 08, 2018

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:

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

Please note that Chesapeake Utilities Corporation is not affiliated with Chesapeake Energy, an oil and natural gas exploration company headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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For more information, contact:
Ashley Boucher
Public Relations Manager
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation

32145 Beaver Run Drive, Salisbury, MD  21804


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