AIKEN, S.C. (September 19, 2022) — Savannah River Mission Completion (SRMC), the liquid waste contractor at Savannah River Site (SRS), recently presented a $10,000 donation to Allendale-Fairfax Elementary School.
The $10,000 grant will support the elementary school’s science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) curriculum.
SRMC President and Program Manager Dave Olson presented the donation to Allendale County Superintendent Dr. Margaret Gilmore and Allendale-Fairfax Elementary School Principal Sheila Leath, saying SRMC is proud to support Allendale County schools.
“This donation to Allendale-Fairfax Elementary is an investment in the future,” Olson said. “STEM teaching starts in elementary school, so we want to be a part of reaching these students at an early age.”
Gilmore stated that the donation will provide important STEM resources for Allendale-Fairfax Elementary classrooms.
“Our mission is to create an environment that ensures every student reaches a high level of academic achievement,” Gilmore said. “This donation is going directly to the students who need it most.”
SRMC comprises parent company BWX Technologies, Inc. with partners Amentum and Fluor. Its team brings the capabilities necessary to accelerate cleanup at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Savannah River Site through safe nuclear operations, optimized and integrated mission execution, and strong corporate governance.
Savannah River Mission Completion (SRMC) donated $10,000 to Allendale-Fairfax Elementary School to support science, technology, engineering, and math education efforts. From left, SRMC President and Program Manager Dave Olson, Allendale County Schools Superintendent Dr. Margaret Gilmore, Allendale-Fairfax Elementary School Principal Sheila Leath, and SRMC Chief Administrative Officer Mark Barth.