Devereux Pocono Center receives $2,000 under the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC)


Waste Management contributed $2,000 to Devereux Pocono Center under the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC).  The funds will be used to enhance Devereux’s School to Work Transition program for students with developmental disabilities.  The School to Work Transition program provides a bridge from the academic arena to a successful independent living and work experience.

Devereux Pocono Center’s community based programs and services assist individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, autism, mental health disorders, and challenging behaviors.  Devereux Pocono Center serves children, adolescents, and adults.  For more information call 570-676-4118.

Waste Management, based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management services in North America. Our subsidiaries provide collection, transfer, recycling and resource recovery, and disposal services. We are also a leading developer, operator and owner of waste-to-energy and landfill gas-to-energy facilities in the United States. Our customers include residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal customers throughout North America.  More information about how Waste Management Think Green(r) can be found at

Photo:  Angela Beers, Director of Development at Devereux accepts a check from Adrienne Fors, Community Relations for Waste Management.