Donations Made to Wounded Warrior Project, Boys & Girls Club of Metro Richmond and U.S. Dream Academy
Overland Park, KS. (May 23, 2013) – QTS (Quality Technology Services), one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing providers of data center facilities and managed services, recently made donations totaling $30,000 to three diverse community organizations as part of its ongoing Community Impact program. The organizations receiving donations included the Wounded Warrior Project, Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Richmond and the U.S. Dream Academy.
The donations were presented Friday, May 3 during the grand opening of QTS' federal cloud computing lab at its Richmond, Va., data center. The lab will be used to develop the next generation of secure cloud computing capabilities in alignment with the needs of the Department of Defense.
Established in February 2012, QTS' Community Impact program focuses on partnerships with non-profit organizations and agencies to strengthen and enhance communities. Previous QTS Community Impact initiatives include collaborations with the Wounded Warrior Project and the U.S. Dream Academy as well as organizations that are local to QTS' data center facilities. In 2012 the Community Impact program contributed more than $125,000 to non-profit organizations.
"Our culture is focused on responding to the needs of others," said Chad Williams, chief executive officer – QTS. "Through the Community Impact program we began last year, we contribute to organizations that support family, faith and community volunteerism.".
"We're so grateful for the support of QTS," said Sarah Kathryn Craig, VP, Resource Development – Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Richmond. "This gift and our shared belief in the power of people and possibilities give nearly one thousand kids each day the opportunities they need to succeed in our region."
To learn more about QTS' corporate giving program, visit http://www.qualitytech.com/communityimpact.
QTS (Quality Technology Services) is a leading national provider of data center solutions and fully managed services for enterprise businesses. The company offers a complete, unique portfolio of core data center products, including custom data center (C1), colocation (C2) and cloud and managed services (C3), providing the flexibility, scale and security needed to support the rapidly evolving infrastructure demands of web and IT applications. With 11 locations in seven states, QTS owns, operates and manages over 3.8 million square feet of secure, state-of-the-art data center infrastructure and supports more than 850 customers. For more information about QTS, please visit www.qualitytech.com or call toll-free 877.QTS.DATA or follow us on Twitter @DataCenters_QTS.
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