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For Kids link moved to new location

Can't find the For Kids link on our website? Fear not! We moved it from its former location on the main menu (the menu with a blue background and white letters below our logo). Its new location is on the submenu under the Programs & Services tab.

Valley REC wins awards at Communications Workshop

Phone scam about special program to reduce rates

There is currently a phone scam targeting the 717 area code. Other area codes might also receive the same scam phone calls.

Join us October 12-14 for Member Appreciation Days!

party bunting

October is co-op month!

October is co-op month.October is National Co-op Month. This event recognizes the advantages of membership in a cooperative and the benefits cooperatives supply to their members and to their communities.

What does it mean to be a member of a cooperative?

It's a matter of principles, seven to be exact.

Co-op now offers Marathon water heaters for sale

Valley Rural Electric Cooperative is making available to members Rheem® Marathon® electric storage tank water heaters for purchase at cost. These highly efficient units are a great fit for the co-op’s demand response program because power can be shut off to them during load control periods with minimal heat loss.

Menu links for Penn Lines and Valley News moved to Member Info tab

The menu links for Penn Lines and Valley News (formerly under the Programs and Services tab) are now under the Member Info tab.

Valley REC awards 25 $1,000 scholarships to local students for 2015

Valley Rural Electric Cooperative recently awarded 25 $1,000 scholarships for the 2015-16 academic year to high school seniors as well as students already enrolled in post-secondary institutions.

The co-op’s Brighter Future Scholarship Program was established in 2010 to assist eligible students who are cooperative members or their dependents. Selection criteria include academic achievement, financial need and school activities and community service.

Eyes in the skies look for problems on co-op lines

Photos by Curt White. Click photos for larger versions.

Have you noticed a low-flying helicopter in your area? Valley REC is performing aerial line patrol throughout its service territory.

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