WVIA recognizes PPL Electric Utilities Corporation for its donation through the EITC Program

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PITTSTON, Pa. – WVIA Public Media is pleased to announce that PPL Electric Utilities Corporation has donated $5,000 through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to support WVIA's Educational Services.

 

WVIA provides educational television programming to its member schools by delivering curriculum-based programming. WVIA is addressing standards and learning objectives directly to member schools through professional development, academic centered competition, and other educational resources. WVIA provides multimedia services; in the use of new technology as it has evolved from film, through videotape, two-way distance learning over ISDN, to web-streaming and podcasting.

 

WVIA Public Media (listed as Northeast Pennsylvania Educational Television Association-WVIA) is a scholarship organization under the state Department of Community and Economic Development's Education Improvement Tax Credit program. The program gives companies an opportunity to support quality agencies working to educate children.

 

PPL Electric Utilities provides electric delivery service to more than 1.4 million homes and businesses in Pennsylvania and ranks among the best utility companies in the country for customer service and reliability. With 2,300 employees, PPL Electric Utilities is a major employer in the communities it serves. It is a subsidiary of PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL). Learn more about PPL Electric Utilities at https://www.pplelectric.com/

 

WVIA Public Media Mission:

WVIA Public Media is a catalyst, convener and educator, using media, partnerships, ideas and programs to advance the best attributes of an enlightened society. Learn more, wvia.org.

 

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