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Heather Best Named Top Campaigner for United Way

Mountain Water Company employee honored for fundraising success.

MISSOULA, Mont., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heather Best, Senior Administrative Assistant at Mountain Water Company, was awarded "Top Campaigner" at the United Way of Missoula County's Thank You Reception on March 25, 2014. Susan Hay Patrick, United Way's chief executive officer, presented the award to Heather for her dedicated involvement with the Community Impact Committee and the Give Local Steering Committee.

"Heather's hard work and enthusiasm provided powerful support to United Way's mission of building a better, stronger, healthier community by focusing on education, income and health," Patrick said. "We are grateful to local business leaders and volunteers like Heather who bring inspiration to workplace campaigns and community impact groups."

"Heather's commitment to United Way's annual campaign served as an inspiring model for her co-workers," said John Kappes, president of Mountain Water. Thanks to outstanding employee support and the company's traditional campaign match, Mountain Water and its 41 employees were recognized as a Top Ten Campaign Supporter for 2013, with total giving of more than $24,000.

"We are very proud of our employees' generosity and the company's continued giving to United Way," Kappes said. "We have been part of United Way's campaigns for more than 20 years, and are glad to help support its wonderful programs."

About Mountain Water Company

Mountain Water Company provides quality tap water, irrigation and fire flow to 72,000 residents in Missoula through 37 wells, 45 booster stations, 24 storage facilities with a capacity of more than 9.4 million gallons, and 300 miles of main and more than 23,000 service lines. Additional information can be found online by visiting mtnwater.com or on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/MountainWaterCo.

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