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BECi Reminds Members to Plug Into Safety

BECi Reminds Members to Plug Into Safety

DeRidder— In May, electric cooperatives across the country promote safety awareness to coincide with National Electrical Safety Month. Every year, thousands of accidents occur due to shock hazards, and Beauregard Electric Cooperative, Inc. (BECi), a not-for-profit electric utility, is committed to educating the public about potential electrical dangers.

BECi Donates to United Way of Southwest Louisiana

BECi employees donated $13,655 to United Way of Southwest Louisiana. Through this generous donation, United Way of Southwest Louisiana can continue fighting for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community across the region. Pictured from left to right are: Danielle Tilley, Communication Specialist, BECi; Kevin Reeves, Director of Business and Economic Development, BECi; Margaretta Mayes, Information Technology Manager; Kevin Turner, General Manager, BECi; and Felicia Burke, Resource Development Manager, United Way of Southwest Louisiana.

BECi Announces Scholarship Winners

BECi Announces Scholarship Winners

For 25 years, Beauregard Electric Cooperative Inc. (BECi), has randomly selected students within its service area to receive a scholarship to attend a Louisiana University. These funds were made possible through legislative changes in 1993 to allow unclaimed funding to stay in local communities assisting families to further their education.

BECi Holds Contest to Send Students to Washington, D.C.

BECi holds contest to send students to Washington, D.C.

Since 1979, Beauregard Electric Cooperative, Inc. (BECi), has awarded local students the opportunity to travel to Washington, D.C., during the Rural Electric Youth Tour Conference. The BECi board of directors and management place much emphasis on supporting youth and education. This year, BECi will sponsor an all-expense paid trip to four winners of an essay-writing contest who are sophomores, juniors or seniors.