$25,000 grant from Lowe’s makes newly updated nature trails come to life
WHEN: 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 7, 2009
WHERE: Valley Nature Center
301 South Border Avenue
Weslaco, TX 78599
Valley Nature Center and volunteers from Lowe’s will be available to comment on the project’s benefits to the local community.
ABOUT The Valley Nature Center
The Valley Nature Center is the oldest nature center in the Rio Grande Valley, and the only center fully dedicated to environmental education south of San Antonio and east of Eagle Pass. It has been in operation as a non-profit organization dedicated to its mission since 1984.
Lowe’s is a proud supporter of Habitat for Humanity International, American Red Cross, United Way of America, and the Home Safety Council, in addition to numerous non-profit organizations and programs that help communities across the country. In 2008, Lowe’s and the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation together contributed more than $25 million to support community and education projects in the United States and Canada. Lowe’s also encourages volunteerism through the Lowe’s Heroes program, a company-wide employee volunteer initiative. Lowe’s is a FORTUNE® 50 company with fiscal year 2008 sales of $48.2 billion and has more than 1,675 stores in the United States and Canada. For more information, visit Lowes.com/community.