MPE & Co-Bank join Mountain Family Center to fight hunger in Grand County
PHOTO: MPE GM Mark Johnston (left) presents a check to Mountain Family Center's Executive Director Helen Sedlar for the Grand County Totes Program. One of MPE's lenders, Co-Bank, matched MPE's $7,500 donation. Tom Sifer's, MPE's outgoing GM (far right) also participated in the check presentation ceremony.
On May 30, Mountain Parks Electric and CoBank presented a total of $15,000 to the Mountain Family Center. The funds are earmarked for the local Totes Program. Every Thursday over 300 "totes" are packed with nutritious snacks and provided to Grand County students who face food insecurity at home.