March Roundup for Safety Awards

Roundup for Safety

Meeting in regular session March 9, Flathead Electric’s Roundup for Safety Board awarded $21,000 in grants to the following safety related community projects:

Libby Volunteer Ambulance – $2,500 for Stryker stair chair;

Kalispell Regional Medical Center – $6,965 for bicycle helmets;

Bigfork Rotary Foundation – $941 for street light;

Whitefish Area Land Trust – $5,000 for security system;

Ravenwood – $890 for first responder training;

Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD) – $335 for badge holders and t-shirts;

Libby High School Softball – $4,450 for netting, fence caps, breakaway bases.

Roundup for Safety is a voluntary program for FEC members who allow their electric bills to be rounded up to the next dollar, with the extra money going into a fund for community nonprofit safety projects. The Co-op is grateful to all who participate in enhancing the safety of our community. For additional information about the program, call Mike Radel at 751-4429 or visit Roundup for Safety.