Community Involvement

(Left to right) Kent Graham, governing board chair, Make-A-Wish Central & South Texas; Gary Rose, director of operations, Texas Utilities, SouthWest Water Company; and Kathrin Brewer, president and CEO, Make-A-Wish Central & South Texas

Make-A-Wish Recognizes SouthWest Water Company

At a recent board meeting, Make-A-Wish Central & South Texas recognized SouthWest Water Company for our long-term partnership and sponsorship of nine Wish kids over the past four years. SouthWest Water has granted wishes including Disney World vacations, a meeting with racecar driver Danica Patrick at the Coke Zero 500, […]

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Water Services, Inc., Make-A-Wish Grant 7-year-Old’s Wish

Water Services, Inc., Make-A-Wish Grant 7-year-Old’s Wish

Gary Rose (right), director of operations, Texas Utilities for SouthWest Water Company, poses with Bryton. Water Services, Inc. recently sponsored the wish of 7-year-old Bryton from Canyon Lake who has mitochondrial disease, a chronic illness that causes debilitating physical, developmental and cognitive disabilities. Bryton and his family received a trip […]

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Winner of the 2017 SWWC Writing Contest

Winner of the 2017 SWWC Writing Contest

Over one hundred and thirty five students competed in our fifth annual middle school writing contest, in which students write about water and its impact on their lives and our world. Mia Parker was the lucky winner. The Austin Statesman reports: Parker, an eighth-grade student at Park Crest Middle School, […]

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SouthWest Water Company and Community Involvement

SouthWest Water Company and Community Involvement

One of our missions is to find ways to give back to the communities we serve, seeking to make a greater impact and improve the quality of life for the people around us. Recently, the Shelby County Reporter noted our efforts towards community involvement: The company supports Birdies for Charity […]

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Henderson County Water and Wastewater Improvements

Henderson County Water and Wastewater Improvements

In 2004, SouthWest Water Company acquired 10 systems in Henderson County in East Texas from TECON Water Holdings. Since then, we have made many improvements to bring the systems up to state standards, improving water quality and quantity, and improving wastewater systems. At acquisition, SouthWest Water uncovered a health hazard […]

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Suburban Donates 250+ Food Items to Local Non-Profit

Suburban Donates 250+ Food Items to Local Non-Profit

Suburban Water Systems employees teamed up with Shepherd’s Pantry located in Glendora to provide food to families in need in the communities we serve. Shepherds Pantry provides emergency food, clothing, resource assistance and educational programs to families in need during times of crisis. They provide the necessary tools and resources to […]

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Monarch Gives Back at Thanksgiving

Monarch Gives Back at Thanksgiving

Monarch Utilities families in Henderson County received a traditional Thanksgiving meal this year courtesy of the fifth annual Project Wishbone. Monarch Utilities I, L.P., a subsidiary of SouthWest Water Company, launched the program in 2012 to offer ready-to-cook food baskets to qualified Monarch customers who wished to prepare a traditional […]

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Monarch Utilities: Hornsby Bend Community Festival

Monarch Utilities: Hornsby Bend Community Festival

Monarch Utilities joined together with community partners at the Hornsby Bend Community Festival to provide immunizations, free health checks, signups for other public resources, and more, along with games with prizes and refreshments.