Peabody Wambo electrical engineer Anthony Hughes embarks with his children
on an underground tour during a Wambo Family Open Day. Two events were held at the mine over two consecutive weekends and included mine tours and information about career options in the coal industry.
A Coppabella Mine employee helps a student from Coppabella State School
“move the mulch” around one of 600 newly planted trees bordering the
Coppabella Golf Club.
Employees and family members annually contribute to Peabody’s Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure team in St. Louis, raising thousands of dollars toward research for a cure for breast cancer.
Peabody employees braved frigid winter weather to volunteer for the third consecutive year to collect donations for Heat Up St. Louis, a charity that provides energy assistance to low-income families.
A community sponsorship from Peabody Energy Australia helps the CQ RESCUE helicopter service perform lifesaving work in Queensland communities.
Peabody’s Executive Vice President Sharon Fiehler is joined by Peabody board of directors member Sandra Van Trease – both University of Missouri-St. Louis graduates – to dedicate the university’s Peabody Energy Physics Laboratory.
Miner John Schwartze led a hundred Francisco, Ind., employees in a fundraising competitive run to support prostate cancer awareness and research and to help families suffering from the disease in the surrounding community.
Peabody Energy helped make possible the rebirth of the Opera House at Henry Kiel Auditorium. The historic St. Louis performing arts and cultural center reopens in fall 2011 as the Peabody Opera House.