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National Lineman Appreciation Day - April 11, 2016

We plan together. We stay safe together. April 11, 2016 is National Lineman Appreciation Day.  #thankalineman (Seven lineworkers install new power lines during inclement weather.)The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) has set aside the second Monday of each April as National Lineman Appreciation Day. For 2016, April 11 will celebrate the accomplishments and dedication of line workers across the nation.

2016 annual meeting scheduled

7 p.m. Friday, April 8
Huntingdon Area High School
2400 Cassady Avenue
Huntingdon, PA

Valley Rural Electric Cooperative operates according to democratic principles. Unlike private power companies, cooperatives are owned by their consumers, who choose representatives to run their business.

On Friday, April 8, 2016, Valley REC members will have the opportunity to use their voices and vote when Valley Rural Electric holds its annual meeting. The event is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Huntingdon Area High School.

Valley REC to hold fifth annual golf tournament June 30

Golf clubs in a golf bag on a golf courseFor the fifth year in a row, Valley Rural Electric Cooperative will host a benefit golf tournament. This year’s event will be held Thursday, June 30 at the Huntingdon Country Club, 10305 Raystown Road, Huntingdon, PA. The outing will benefit Huntingdon County residents Evan Yoder and Ashton Stone.

Scholarship applications now available for 2016

Applications for Valley REC's Brighter Future Scholarship Program are now available. The co-op will award up to 15 $1,000 scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year to eligible students who apply. Adults returning to school to pursue further education or retraining can also apply. Previous Brighter Future scholarship recipients are not eligible. Applications and all required information must be mailed to Valley Rural Electric Cooperative and postmarked by April 15, 2016.

Trading Post now available online

2016 district nominating meetings scheduled

Valley REC’s service area is divided into nine districts. One member from each district is chosen to serve on the co-op's board of directors for a three-year term. This year, directors for districts 7, 8, and 9 are up for election.


District 7 Nominating Meeting

Mon., Feb. 1 at 6 p.m.
Hustontown Fire Hall, 426 N. Clear Ridge Road, Hustontown

The current director for District 7 is Greg Henry.

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!

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