Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation's Community Contributions During COVID-19|
Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) Funds
Cabot contributed $250,000 in NAP funds to the Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank for 2020. After allocating the majority of the funds to other food insecurity missions across northeast PA, there was $50,000 of unallocated funds. Cabot directed the Weinberg Food Bank to immediately put those funds towards communities with increased needs due to COVID-19.
Personal Protective Equipment
Cabot and GDS procured various types of PPE and delivered it to facilities across northeast Pennsylvania. The PPE included:
150 Tyvek Barrier suits to Endless Mountains Health Systems (EMHS) 300 pairs of protective eyewear to EMHS, Tyler Memorial, Wayne Memorial 150 gallons of hand sanitizer to EMHS, Tyler Memorial, Meadow View Nursing Facility, Gracious Living Nursing Facility, Susquehanna Emergency Management Agency, Wyoming County Emergency Management Agency, Susquehanna County Courthouse
Additional sanitizer was also distributed to local volunteer fire departments including:
Springville Montrose EMS United Fire(Montrose) Rush New Milford Great Bend-Hallstead EMS Coroner's Office Silver Lake Thompson Susquehanna Barnes-Kasson EMS Forest City Fire Snake Creek Forest Lake Harford Great Bend Little Meadows
Food Assistance to Medical Facilities
Cabot provided lunch to over 250 people five times since March 27. Locations include:
Commonwealth Health Tyler Memorial Hospital Wyoming County Emergency Management Agency Endless Mountains Health Systems Susquehanna County Emergency Management Agency
At the beginning of April, Cabot began donating their radio airtime to local organizations that needed to broadcast their public service announcements across northeast Pennsylvania. These messages reach over 330,000 people and promote messages from the Red Cross, Trehab, Susquehanna County Interfaith, and more.