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Grants Awarded

Operation Round Up exists because of the generosity of Cotton Electric's members.  Every month, more than 12,300 members of the cooperative kick in a little extra change, rounding up their monthly power bill to the nearest dollar.  Contributions ranging from one cent to 99 cents are pooled and provide the funds for the Cotton Electric Charitable Foundation.

A total of $28,379 in CECF grants were issued in the first quarter of 2018.

A list of grants for the past four quarters is below.

March 2018    
Beautiful Day Foundation Computer and software $ 1,844.00
Cameron University Foundation Engineering / Math camp housing $ 2,700.00
Central High  Schools - Math Dept. TI-84 Plus CE calculators $ 3,870.00
Town of Chattanooga LED light fixtures $ 1,215.00
Friends of Elgin Community Library Handicap entry door $ 2,500.00
Elgin Little League Storage shed $ 2,500.00
Elgin Middle School Winter Wishes program $ 2,500.00
Gabriel's House Playground equipment $ 2,000.00
Girl Scouts - Western Oklahoma Camping fees $ 2,000.00
Indiahoma Public Schools Reading incentives $  500.00
Last Frontier, Boy Scouts of America Camperships $ 1,400.00
Walters VFD Electric hose tester $ 2,850.00
First Baptist Church, Marlow   $ 2,500.00
Total for March 2018   $28,379.00
     
December 2017    
Bray-Doyle Academic Booster Club Middle & High school science materials $ 1,943.32
Comanche Elementary School Chromebooks $ 2,000.00
FAME Academy AED $ 1,374.00
Hugh H. Cherry VFW Post 1192 Support VFW mission $ 2,500.00
Total for December 2017   $ 7,817.32
     
September 2017    
Duncan Literacy Council Books $1,500.00
Empire Elementary School Library books $   804.03
Indiahoma Community Food Bank Food $5,000.00
Stephens County Humane Society HVAC unit $1,400.00
Walters Senior Citizens Center Air conditioning unitl $3,200.00
Total for September 2017  

$11,954.03

     
June 2017    
Cameron University Foundation STEM enrichment $ 5,000.00
Chisholm Trail Heritage Center Educational outreach $    500.00
Empire Elementary School Stage curtains $ 4,181.00
Horace Mann / Plato Elementary schools Educational materials $    500.00
Regional Food Bank Support food for kids in SW Oklahoma $ 2,500.00
Temple Volunteer Fire Department Pump for brush truck $ 3,000.00
Total for June 2017   $15,681.00
     
March 2017    
Alzheimer's Association Care Connections services $ 1,000.00
Cotton County Arts Council Display panels $ 1,098.62
Elgin Middle School Winter Wish program $ 1,500.00
Make-A-Wish Foundation Wish grant for area child $ 5,000.00
Stephens County Honor Guard Equipment, Challenge Coins $ 2,000.00
United Way of Southwest Oklahoma Books for school children $ 2,000.00
Velma Police Department In-car camera system $ 4,820.00
Vizavance Vision screening for school children $ 2,100.00
Waurika Youth, Inc. Lighting system upgrade $ 7,000.00
Total for March 2017   $26,518.62
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