Diversity Program News

Embracing Diversity and Inclusion

Embracing Diversity and Inclusion

Posted on Jun 26, 2020

The California Water Association and regulated water utilities throughout California join the chorus of voices advocating for a more equal and just society. Our business […]

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Honoring Emma Maxey – A Driving Force Behind Supplier Diversity

Honoring Emma Maxey – A Driving Force Behind Supplier Diversity

Posted on Aug 30, 2019

Golden State Water Company (GSWC) in July honored Emma Maxey for her 40 years of exemplary service at GSWC and countless contributions to promoting supplier diversity in the water industry. More than 100 individuals attended the tribute to Emma, who has been called the “godmother for supplier diversity in California.”

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CWA Member Companies Honored Twice This Year by Veteran Groups

CWA Member Companies Honored Twice This Year by Veteran Groups

Posted on Dec 28, 2018

For the second time in 2018, three California Water Association (CWA) member companies received an award from a veteran-focused organization for their procurement of goods […]

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Veterans Group Honors CWA Members with Corporation of the Year Award

Veterans Group Honors CWA Members with Corporation of the Year Award

Posted on Nov 21, 2018

CWA members were honored in November with the prestigious Above & Beyond Corporation of the Year Award by the Veterans in Business Network for making a positive difference in the lives of California veterans through their supplier diversity program.

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Cal Am Issues Inaugural Supplier Diversity Economic Impact Report

Cal Am Issues Inaugural Supplier Diversity Economic Impact Report

Posted on Aug 31, 2018

California American Water (Cal Am) recently issued its Supplier Diversity Economic Impact Report: 2017. As the first water utility regulated by the California Public Utilities […]

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U.S. Veteran Business Alliance Recognizes Cal Am, Cal Water, and Golden State Water

U.S. Veteran Business Alliance Recognizes Cal Am, Cal Water, and Golden State Water

Posted on Jul 30, 2018

On May 8, 2018, the U.S. Veteran Business Alliance (the Alliance) presented California American Water (Cal Am), California Water Service (Cal Water), and Golden State […]

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