Some GreyStone Power employees recently volunteered at Warehouse of Hope in Paulding County.
In 2018, GreyStone Gives was established to allow employees eight hours per year to volunteer with an approved 501c3 nonprofit.
Warehouse of Hope is a clothing and food bank serving about 500 families per week. While at the food bank, GreyStone employees had a chance to stock the food shelves, sort clothing, clear clothing rooms and portion out rice.
The staff was able to divide 500 pounds of rice into portions in two hours. This is a task that normally takes four days. In the four hours that GreyStone employees volunteered, they did about 10 hours’ worth of work.
GreyStone Power is a member-owned cooperative providing electricity and related services to more than 117,000 members in eight counties, including portions of Paulding, Bartow, Cobb, Douglas, Fulton, Carroll, Fayette and Coweta counties.
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