Amoco Foundation Contributes To Maine Maritime Academy

Maine Maritime Academy announced that Amoco Foundation, Inc. of Chicago has contributed $4,000 in support of the ongoing activities at the Academy, as part of its annual giving program. Donald G. Schroeter, executive director of the Amoco Foundation, approved the contribution on the recommendation of Harry Rinkema, vice president, marine transportation, Amoco International Oil Company, Chicago.

In recent ceremonies at Maine Maritime Academy's Center for Advanced Maritime Studies, George M. Kellner (shown above, left), supervisor, marine operations, Amoco Shipping Company, New York, made the presentation of the $4,000 check on behalf of the Amoco Foundation to Rear Adm.

Edward A. Rodgers, superintendent of the Academy. Admiral Rodgers, in acknowledging the contribution, said: "We deeply appreciate this much-needed support for the Academy programs, and look forward to being of service to the Amoco marine organization in the field of advanced maritime training."

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