New Jersey American Water has provided a bit of holiday cheer to area United Way agencies in the form of a $25,000 end of year grant to the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey. Company President William Varley presented the check to United Way Executive Director Mike Moynihan at the United Way’s Camden headquarters on Thursday. “The United Way has always had a special place in the hearts of our employees in New Jersey, and across the country,” said New Jersey American Water President William Varley. “We’re happy to provide this gift and hope that it helps make a difference in the communities where we live and work.” New Jersey American Water, a wholly owned subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK) is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 2.5 million people. Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs approximately 6,700 dedicated professionals who provide drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 14 million people in more than 30 states, as well as parts of Canada. More information can be found by visiting www.amwater.com.