At Orange Street Festival,
REC Trailer Draws a Crowd
September - Cooperative employees brought REC's new trailer to the Orange Street Festival, where REC employees greeted a steady flow of members. REC employees brought a prize wheel and shared information about safety, energy efficiency and outage information.
REC Attends H.S. Football
Game in Essex County
September - The Cooperative's community van traveled to Essex County for a highly anticipated football matchup between Essex County High School and King William County High School. REC employees greeted fans from both teams and handed out seat cushions.
Co-op Employees Share Information
at Montpelier Farmers Market
September - REC employees had a blast meeting members at the Montpelier Farmers Market in Hanover County. They shared information about the Cooperative and handed out thermal tote bags for members to use to carry their produce. from the market..
REC Visits with Members at
Farmers Market in Ladysmith
September - Cooperative employees greeted market-goers at the Route 639 Farmers Market in Ladysmith in Caroline County.
It was a great way to connect with REC members, answer questions and provide energy-eifficiency tips.
Students Receive Demo
on Electric Safety
August - REC taught electric safety to students in the summer camp program at Lafayette Upper Elementary School in Fredericksburg. Fourth- and fifth-graders were able to check out a tabletop electric safety demonstration and learn how to be safe around electricity.
REC's Community Trailer
Makes Stop at Frederick Fair
August - REC was in the Clear Brook for the Frederick County Fair. Co-op employees greeted fairgoers and provided information about electric safety, storm preparation and answered questions from members about a wide range of topics. An estimated 36,000 people attend the fair each year.
REC Visits with Members
at Fauquier County Fair
July - Cooperative employees had a great time meeting members at this year's Fauquier County Fair. They shared outage information, answered questions and handed out fun items such as REC Frisbees and toy hats.
REC Builds Community
Connections at Orange Fair
July - Cooperative employees brought the REC community trailer to the Orange County Fair this year. They shared outage information and brought the ever-popular REC prize wheel.
At Caroline County Fair
REC Connects with Members
July - Cooperative employees had a fantastic time meeting REC members at the Caroline County Fair this year. It's always a fun event, and REC looks forward to participating in the event each year.
Co-op Employees Stop by
Montpelier Farmers Market
July - REC employees took the Cooperative's Community Van to the Montpelier Farmers Market recently at the Montpelier Center for Arts & Education in Hanover County. They provided information related to outage preparation and also The Power of Change.
REC Visits with Members
at Festival in Middletown
June - REC employees attended the Virginia Herb Festival in Middletown. The festival highlights the area's agrarian lifestyle and specifically the local growers of culinary herbs. Hundreds of people attended and were able to visit REC's booth, which featured information about The Power of Change through Operation Round Up.
For additional information about community programs contact:
• Brian Wolfe, REC's public relations specialist
1-800-552-3904 ext. 5914
• Justin Cruise, REC's public relations specialist
1-800-552-3904 ext. 5905