MEGlobal Canada announces launch of 2019 Community Contributions Program

Deadline May 31, 2019 to apply for charitable grants up to $5,000

MEGlobal Canada ULC (MEGlobal) is proud to announce that its 2019 Community Contributions Program is now open and seeking applications for funding from non-profit organizations who wish to implement projects and programs that improve the quality of life in communities near MEGlobal’s Fort Saskatchewan and Prentiss, Alberta manufacturing sites.

“MEGlobal’s commitment to our communities is a big part of our culture and we are proud to offer a program that supports organizations that are also committed to making our communities even better places to live, work and grow,” said Trish Thompson, MEGlobal public affairs manager. “We are excited to see what kinds of projects are going to be submitted.”

Selections will be made by a committee of MEGlobal employees and will be announced in mid-June.

In order to apply for the MEGlobal Community Contributions Program, organizations must:

• Have charitable or tax-exempt status as a qualified municipal or non-profit organization in the Red Deer/Lacombe region or the Fort Saskatchewan region
• Apply for a minimum of $500 and a maximum of $5,000
• Meet the application deadline of May 31, 2019 11:59 p.m.
• Apply online at
• Complete the project within one year of funding being received
• Demonstrate how the project positively contributes to at least one element of MEGlobal’s sustainability philosophy: environment, education, economic development and/or community benefit.

Only online applications will be accepted. Visit for the online form.

For more information about the MEGlobal Community Contributions Program, contact Public Affairs Manager Trish Thompson at

About MEGlobal:
MEGlobal is a global leader in the manufacture and marketing of ethylene glycol (EG). With a worldwide network, MEGlobal markets its products throughout Asia, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. MEGlobal embraces the principles of Responsible Care®, focusing on the safety of employees, neighbors, communities and the environment in every aspect of its operations. As a subsidiary of EQUATE Petrochemical Company (EQUATE), MEGlobal is part of the EQUATE Group which is the world’s second largest producer of EG. Visit for more information.