Just as American Steamship Company's key goals are to be the premier supplier of waterborne dry-bulk transportation services, our Community Partnerships programs will enable ASC to provide corporate leadership on issues which affect the continued viability of our communities within the three strategic areas identified below.
American Steamship Company is an integral part of the communities where its employees live and work. As a leader in our industry, we are committed to being an environmentally responsible citizen. American Steamship Company will consider funding programs that:
Education is the key to our children's future. It is also the best investment that a company can make to develop tomorrow's competitive workforce. American Steamship Company supports a variety of educational programs for economically disadvantaged families in our local communities. To promote excellence in our children and communities, American Steamship Company will consider funding programs that:
Families and communities have undergone great change in recent years. Unfortunately, more and more families are finding themselves vulnerable to social and economic trends that erode family support. To help families achieve self-sufficiency and provide their children with a safe and nurturing environment, American Steamship Company supports programs that contribute to the preservation or restoration of strong, healthy families. American Steamship Company will consider funding programs that: