Nominate a Community Hero

Who do you know that inspires you and makes a difference in your co-op community?

Beginning Oct. 2, 2017, you can nominate that person for Touchstone Energy’s #WhoPowersYou Contest. In addition to receiving national recognition, your nominee could be awarded up to $5,000.

2 women and 2 dogs - Who Powers You contest

Visit and follow Contest instructions to submit an entry. You must be a GLE member to enter.

Entry Criteria

In addition to uploading a photo of your nominee, you will be required to complete and submit an entry form with your first name, last name, zip code, local co-op name, and email address for official entry into the Contest.

Your entry must include a photo and caption which creatively showcases how your nominee has positively impacted your community.

Entries (nominations) are limited to one per person and email address during the entry period of Oct. 2 – Nov. 4, 2017. A panel of judges selected by Touchstone Energy will review all eligible entries and select four winners based on:

  • Creativity and originality
  • The nominee’s positive impact on their community


All prizes will be awarded to the nominee in the form of a check.

Grand Prize                         $5,000

Second Place                      $2,000

Third Place                          $1,500

Honorable Mention           $   500

About Touchstone Energy

As the national branding network of more than 740 electric co-ops, Touchstone Energy Cooperative, Inc. values human energy and appreciates the people who work to make our communities better. That’s why they’re offering this opportunity for members of GLE, a Touchstone Energy-affiliated co-op, to nominate someone who has made a positive impact in their community.

Remember – visit to read contest rules and enter. 


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