Touchstone Energy Community Award


2018 recipient, Catholic Charities Foster Grandparent Left to Right: Jon Knopik, Foster Grandparent Program Area Supervisor, Helen Bartle, Foster Grandparent Volunteer, Dan Carlisle, TWEC President/CEO.

Each fall Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative seeks nominations for the cooperative’s Touchstone Energy Community Award. The award recognizes community groups or organizations that have made significant contributions to the local community. The winning organization will be presented with a plaque and a cash award of $500 for its cause.

Other Touchstone Energy Cooperatives will also be recognizing community volunteers in their local communities. All local winners contend for a statewide prize of $1,000, a beautiful award and a hotel stay to be in attendance for the statewide award presentation.

Eligibility: Organizations or individuals that have served a community need within the Todd and Wadena county service area are eligible.

Application Form: Print, complete, and submit the application form. Giving a description of the project, program, or event and the positive impact it has brought to the community is required. Send additional pages, photos, etc., if necessary.

Deadline: Applications need to be received by Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative on or before November 1, 2019

Questions: Contact Touchstone Energy Community Award, Todd-Wadena Electric Cooperative, 550 Ash Avenue NE, Wadena, MN 56482. Tel: 631-3120; 800-321-8932; Email: