Why We Give-Georgia-Pacific Dixie®

The Georgia-Pacific Consumer Operations LLC (GP) facility, also locally known as Dixie®, has been a long-term investor in the community, supporting students through scholarships for many years. GP is committed to growing local talent and keeping that talent in the River Valley area.


GP strives to support UAFS in numerous ways, including scholarships for technical skills development in the electrical and industrial maintenance programs and supporting the Chancellor’s Leadership Council Scholarship. In addition to sponsoring the programs offered at UAFS, GP is fully committed to supporting the students, professors, and other university leaders to help garner interest in developing local talent.


Georgia-Pacific is one of the world's leading makers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products, and related chemicals. Our products are part of everyday life. While they fill a diverse range of home commercial and industrial needs, they have one thing in common: They're all made to high quality and safety standards. Our life’s work is to help people improve their lives by making and innovating products and services our customers value. Our focus is on delivering mutual benefit: Win-win outcomes that make life better for customers and employees alike.