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Electric Company Customers Give Back

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Verendrye Electric Co-Op customers are playing Santa in a heart warming, and house warming way.

Throughout November and December, V-E-C members have been anonymously paying other people's electric bills. The program is in its tenth year, and people have donated more than $7,000 thousand to help more than 70 Ward County families pay for heat and lights.

"Families are really struggling out there. So, they may be wondering how they're going to pay their monthly bills, let alone pay for groceries this special holiday season, and presents for their children," says Cindy Shattuck, Verendrye Electric Credit Manager. "So, it's thrilling for me to get a compassionate call from someone that wants to be a secret santa and help somebody else in their time of need."

If you would like to make a Secret Santa Donation, call Cindy Shattuck at 701-338-2855.

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