published Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

Volunteer Energy awards $2,400 in grants to Hamilton County groups

Volunteer Energy Cooperative's VECustomers Share program has announced its awarding of $2,400 in grants to Hamilton County community groups in June.

Hamilton County organizations getting grants last month included HonorAir, $500; New Shepherd Hill Youth Group, $750; Team Kids, $650; and the Ooltewah High School Band Boosters, $500.

The program, established in October of 2001, has donated more than $4.5 million to community/service organizations throughout VEC's 17-county service area.

VECustomers Share is a nonprofit, tax-exempt charitable organization. Grant applications are available at any Volunteer Energy Cooperative customer service center or by calling 423-334-7051 or on the web at

about Staff Report...

Get breaking news from the Times Free Press on Twitter at or by visiting us on Facebook or Twitter at the right:

Other National Articles

videos »         

photos »         

e-edition »


Find a Business

400 East 11th St., Chattanooga, TN 37403
General Information (423) 756-6900
Copyright, Permissions, Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy, Ethics policy - Copyright ©2014, Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc. All rights reserved.
This document may not be reprinted without the express written permission of Chattanooga Publishing Company, Inc.