Tag: volunteer

SmallBusinessHeros

Small Business Community Heroes Award Launches in Pittsburgh

Direct Energy and Pittsburgh Magazine announce the launch of the first-ever Pittsburgh Small Business Community Heroes award program. Nominations are now being accepted and will close Sunday, May 19, 2013. The online nomination form can be found by visiting www.directenergy.com/heroes. The Small Business Community Heroes award program is designed to recognize the significant efforts of […]

spring-break-cyclists

Eco-Friendly Spring Break Tips

You’ve been working hard all winter, now that spring is finally here you definitely deserve a break. We hope when you’re planning your spring break vacation (or staycation), you will keep these eco-friendly tips in mind. Go somewhere green—When it comes to taking a vacation, think about going somewhere with a tiny carbon footprint. Destinations […]

Co-Founder of WordPlay Cincy wins first Cincinnati Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award

In its first year, Direct Energy and Local 12’s 2013 Cincinnati Volunteer Citizen of the Year award is honoring Elizabeth “Libby” Hunter. Hunter is the co-founder of WordPlay Cincy, a nonprofit organization located in Cincinnati’s Northside that offers a safe and inspirational haven where children are supported in literacy with homework help, reading and writing […]

Alberta Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award

Alberta Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award

Direct Energy and the Alberta Weekly Newspapers Association (AWNA) invite Albertans to help recognize the province’s tremendous volunteer spirit with the ninth annual Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award.  Nominations are now being accepted and will close Sunday, March 31, 2013. First introduced in Alberta in 2005, the Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award program […]

Congrats to the Five Finalists of Annual Pittsburgh Volunteer Citizen of the Year Award

The finalists are in! In its second year, Direct Energy and Trib Total Media’s Pittsburgh Volunteer Citizen of the Year award program has named its five finalists: Teresa Amelio of North Hills Community Outreach, Maria Vondas of Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Pennsylvania, Lutual and Sarah Love of A+ Schools, Roberta Hall of Naomi’s Way’s Wallace […]