City of Cologne Fire Department receives $2,500 Community Partnership Grant

CenterPoint Energy’s Community Partnership Grant Program awards grants to local communities to fund safety-related equipment and projects. The company recently awarded the city of Cologne a $2,500 grant for a fire nozzle and two chain saws for the fire department that will be used to serve the community.

“At CenterPoint Energy our number one priority is safety. Through our grant program, we are able to help cities leverage local funds to purchase needed safety equipment, training or provide financial support for important safety-related projects,” said Jean Krause, Community Relations Director for CenterPoint Energy. “We are proud to support and enhance the well-being of the communities in which we live and work.”

Over the past 12 years, through its Community Partnership Grant Program, CenterPoint Energy has contributed over $1 million dollars in donations to communities for safety initiatives. To see what CenterPoint Energy is doing in the community, visit