Pure Water Wilderness receives donation
By Donna Creamer
Progress Energy has always been a dedicated supporter of Pure Water Wilderness, the Dixie-Gilchrist-Levy Tourism Development Board, and has come through again this year with a matching grant of $4,500.
Pictured from left to right, Denny George of Progress Energy, Bobby Pickels of Progress Energy, Donna Creamer of the Pure Water Wilderness, Kyle Stone vice-chair of Pure Water Wilderness and County Commissioner D. Ray Harrison, Jr.
Bobby Pickels and Denny George, representing Progress Energy, presented the generous check to Donna Creamer, PWW executive director, Kyle Stone, PWW Vice-Chair and Commissioner D. Ray Harrison, Jr. a PWW director last Thursday afternoon.
The money is used as a match to an Enterprise Florida Regional Rural Economic Development Grant. Pure Water Wilderness uses the funds to promote nature and heritage tourism in the tri-county area.