The Best Businesses Start In Garages.
In 2002 Luke Peters, Founder and CEO, started Air & Water while he was working his day job as a Hazardous Waste Scientist. Every night he would burn the midnight oil building the site and adding products with adventure in mind. His goal was to do something new and have a great time doing it. Helping customers find the right air conditioner or heater was fun and an adventure at the time, especially in 2002 after the internet bubble. If you are interested in reading the whole company story click here.
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Meet our Sales, Marketing, IT, Accounting and Warehouse Teams.
We Have Fun
We Play Softball
We Dress Up
We Give Back
Contributing to California and National charities has always been ingrained in our culture. Every year we give to numerous small medium and large organizations. In 2013 we donated over $20,000 to small charities alone. Here's just a few of them:
The salvation armies main mission is to feed, clothe, comfort, care and help rebuild broken homes and lives. They operate 7,546 centre's all across the united states and Air & Water are proud to say "We Helped", but not enough. In 2014, we aim to donate even more of our resources and money.
Lestonnac Free Clinic
The Lestonac free clinic provide a free primary medical, dental and mental health services to those in need, who are uninsured and medically indigent. They are an independently run, free community clinic that doesn't bill for any services.
Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund
The freedom of alliance scholarship fund honors Americans in the Armed Forces who have defended American for life or limb, by providing educational scholarships for their children. For more information on this wonderful organization visit Freedom Alliance
The American Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need. This organization has a wide network of generous donors, volunteers and employees, all of whom share the same mission "Preventing and relieving suffering at home and all around the world.
Choc Children's Hospital provides the highest quality medical care, they nurture, advance and protect the health and well being of children. It offers many primary and specialty care clinics and four centers of excellence - The CHOC Children's Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopedic and Hyundai Cancer Institutes.
Special Olympics Local Chapter
Special Olympics Southern California changes the lives of people with intellectual disabilities through sports training and competition. Children and adults with intellectual disabilities who participate in Special Olympics develop improved physical fitness and motor skills, greater self confidence and more positive self image.