Tag: Ontario

Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award Website Gets a Facelift

Direct Energy’s signature community investment program, the Volunteer Citizen of the Year award program, operates on an annual basis in 10 U.S. cities and two Canadian cities. Due to its ever-growing popularity, the program now has a brand new website – www.DirectEnergyVCOY.com, which I am very excited about. The new website showcases the program as […]

Heavy Rains Flood Ontario

What a storm yesterday!  With very little warning some parts of Southern Ontario were hit with a record rainfall that caused serious flooding.  Here are some helpful tips for people who are dealing with flooded basements after yesterday’s storm.  Special thanks to the Canadian Red Cross for providing many of these tips. It’s important to […]

Volunteer Citizen of the Year Awards

Volunteer Citizen of the Year Awards

Have you heard us talk about the Volunteer Citizen of the Year Awards in the past? It’s such a special project to us, we wanted to share a bit about its history and how much it has grown – a testament to the strong and wonderful volunteering communities across North America. It all started in […]

The Direct Energy Buzz October 7th edition

The Direct Energy Buzz October 7th edition

Hello again! Welcome back to the Direct Energy Buzz! Here is what you might have missed this week on our Facebook, Twitter and Blog. We’ve had a very busy week that started last weekend when we visited the TCU tailgate. We had a great time at the Power-To-Go Booth. Check out these photos of all the […]

Direct Energy & Community Harvest Ontario

Direct Energy & Community Harvest Ontario

Yesterday, a group of volunteers descended on the fields of Whittamore’s Farm in support of Ontario food banks, just in time for Thanksgiving. Over the past three years, the Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB), Whittamore’s Farm and Direct Energy have sent 20,000 pounds of produce to the tables of local families, in the name […]