Chesapeake Utilities Corporation strives to be an employer of choice by creating a work environment that engages and empowers our people to realize their own potential while providing superior energy solutions to our customers. This includes an organizational commitment to the communities in which we live and work. For over 150 years, Chesapeake has lived its mission by successfully delivering safe and reliable energy solutions that are environmentally sound and economically smart. Headquartered in Dover, Delaware, we proudly serve over 246,000 customers in Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and Florida.
FPU's Central Florida sales team participated in the Alive After 5 in Historic Downtown Sanford, FL. The team grilled food for the attendees and educated them on the benefits of having natural gas or propane for their home and/or business.
Last year, FPU joined forces in Inglis, FL with their local Bealls store and raised $2,500 for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life.
Members of the FPU Safety Department attended Farm Day at Winter Haven Christian School. The event offered students insights from members of the local Sheriff's Office, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, utility companies and other local businesses. The FPU Safety team spoke to the students about what natural and propane gas are, where they come from and safety tips on what to do in the event of a gas leak or fire.
Employees from our Debary office participated in the ME STRONG 5k in Deland, FL for the second year in a row. The ME STRONG is an annual 5k that raises money to support friends, families and community members battling cancer. In the seven years since ME STRONG started the organization has raised over $1 million dollars through the 5k and other major donations.