Entergy Arkansas, Inc. recently awarded $10,000 to the City of Pine Bluff for the Pine Bluff Aquatic Center. The $6.3 million facility will offer programs for families, seniors, those with physical disabilities and children.

Entergy’s philanthropic efforts support programs to boost education, expand environmental programs, promote cultural activities and help create solutions to poverty. Tom Kennedy, vice president of public affairs for Entergy Arkansas said, “We are proud to invest in programs in the communities where we live and work.”

Entergy Arkansas provides electricity to approximately 700,000 customers in 63 counties. Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations.

Entergy owns and operates power plants with approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, including nearly 10,000 megawatts of nuclear power. Entergy delivers electricity to 2.9 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual revenues of approximately $10.8 billion and more than 13,000 employees.