Sharing Success grants awarded
Burke-Divide Electric Cooperative is proud to announce the recipients of the 2018 Sharing Success grants.
The Kenmare Ambulance was awarded $7,500 to purchase a new ambulance to continue to provide quality emergency services to the Kenmare community.
The Prairie Tumbleweeds Association was awarded $7,500 to purchase and install a new floor in the gymnastics area of the organization’s gym.
Congratulations to these organizations!
Kenmare Ambulance Prairie Tumbleweeds Association
The Sharing Success matching grant program is a partnership among Burke-Divide Electric Cooperative, CoBank and Basin Electric Power Cooperative.
CoBank is a cooperative lending institution that provides loans and other financial services to vital industries throughout rural America including agribusiness, water, communications and power providers. The Sharing Success matching grant program was launched by CoBank in 2012 as a way to highlight the International Year of Cooperatives. The program was designed to celebrate the vital role that cooperatives play in individual communities across the country.
Basin Electric Power Cooperative is a wholesale electric generation and transmission cooperative headquartered in Bismarck that provides electricity to electric cooperatives in nine states, including Burke-Divide Electric Cooperative. Basin Electric Power Cooperative’s Charitable Giving Program exists to distribute funds to a wide range of programs for the greatest social and economic benefit for the Cooperative’s membership, employees and communities.