Our Community

We’re Part of Your Neighborhood

We’re not just a big corporation that operates in your area. The corner of the world we service is also our home. Our employees - repair experts, salespeople, customer service reps, and drivers - are all rooted in your community.

We Give Back

While we’re experts in propane, we’re also expanding our hearts and extending our arms to the needs of the community.

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Caring for Our Workers

We even recognize the amazing contributions of our Paraco employees and pay tribute through programs like Saluting Our Vets and the Greyston Foundation’s Next Steps Program, providing jobs to individuals who face barriers to employment to help put them on the path to self-sufficiency.

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Local Organizations

Our employees also participate in local volunteer events, like making gift bags for Mirabella’s Miracle, a non-profit organization that helps families of children with life-threatening illnesses; visiting the Grand Gorge, NY Toys for Tots, dressed as Santa; and attending the Stratford Main Street Festival to support a local town in CT.

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National Charities

We support national charities in the communities we serve, like Make-A-Wish, Project Yellow Light, Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, Relay for Life, and more.

We’re Your Neighbors

We’re invested in your community because we are part of it. From volunteering at area fundraisers to being there for our customers every day, we care about where we live and work.

Below are some of the donations and sponsorship's we took part during 2019.

American Cancer Society

Annual Sponsor of the Breast Cancer Walks (various regions - Westchester, Long Island, Orange, and Fairfield Counties)

Andrus - Yonkers, NY

Donation – organizations focus is to secure strong, promising futures for children, families and communities through mental health and professional development programs.

Archbishop Stepinac HS

Donation to the “Box City” Campus Ministry. An effort to raise awareness and the challenges of family homelessness in our community. White Plains, NY

Arts Bash, Westchester

Arts Bash Sponsor, White Plains, NY. Family ArtsBash, an afternoon of family fun and arts activities.

Boys and Girls Club

Mount Vernon, NY: Sponsor
of Annual Gala

Calabria Society

Annual Gala Sponsor, New Rochelle, NY. Organization raises funds for scholarships, given to needy and worthy college students to help finance their further education.

Castle Hill Little League

Donation to the “Box City” Campus Ministry. An effort to raise awareness and the challenges of family homelessness in our community. White Plains, NY

CC Os Serranos

Centro Cultural Os Serranos – USA, Newark, NJ – Supporter of the Portuguese Community.

The Chapel School

Golf Outing: Sponsor, Bronxville, NY

Friends of Crawford Park

Donation to restoring, preserving, enhancing, and improving this 36-acre park located in Rye Brook, NY for its community and many visitors.

Haiti Street Dog Project

Donation to saving the street dogs of Haiti, including vaccinations, spay/neuter of pets, pet training and education, and grooming education.

Holy Trinity Church

Annual Donation to Festival, New Rochelle, NY

Iona College

Sponsor of Annual Gala, New Rochelle, NY

John Gioffre Memorial

Annual Golf Tournament – Sponsorship, which benefits the John Gioffre Memorial Scholarship, awarded to a Port Chester, NY High School student who exemplifies many of John’s qualities.

March of Dimes

Sponsor, NYC. March of Dimes 32nd Annual Westchester Real Estate Awards Breakfast

NYS Troopers Police

Benevolent Association: Supporter, Albany, NY

Parkinson’s Foundation

Donation, NYC

Richmond Community Services

Donation to organization, which celebrates our differing abilities. A leader in meeting the lifelong needs of children and adults with significant physical and intellectual disabilities and complex medical needs. Yonkers, NY

Sawyer Automotive Foundation

Sawyer Automotive Foundation

Saugerties, NY – Donation to the Holiday in the Village Event. Village businesses give away thousands of dollars in prizes to children in the community (bicycles, sport sets, Xbox’s, etc.)

Shield and Cross

Sponsor of the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center Fundraiser Golf Outing, Harrison, NY

Toys for Tots

toy donations in various regions with displays - Westchester, NJ, LI, PA, CT and MA.

Westchester Medical Center

Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital: Sponsor of Annual Gala

Westchester School for Special Children

Donation, Yonkers, NY