At Questar we believe it is our responsibility and privilege to invest in the communities where we live and work. Our commitment is one of action. Through our employee volunteer team and shareholder-funded endowments dedicated to education and the arts, we work to strengthen the communities where we do business. By getting involved in the issues that affect the greatest number of our customers and colleagues, we strive to make life better for those around us while investing in our future.
Questar employees are known for putting their money where their hearts are. In the fall of 2010 Questar employees and retirees gave over $464,386 to their local United Way agencies. Questar shareholders matched employee donations dollar for dollar, bringing total United Way donations to over $928,772.
Questar concentrates financial and volunteer support on projects and organizations that share our commitment for promoting healthy cities and neighborhoods and improving the quality of life of others, especially families and children. Our primary areas of focus are:
Health and human services
Culture and the arts
Questar Gas's community-relations liaisons are the primary points of contact for mayors, city managers, councils and county commissions. They work with communities and counties on all Questar-related concerns such as rights of way while also assisting with economic-development efforts and legislative issues.