Community

Wright-Hennepin Electric members raise food for the community

Committed to the Community

Wright-Hennepin is committed to the local community. We help improve the local quality of life through a variety of endeavors.

Two people hold up check given to them by Wright-Hennepin Electric

Your Pennies Make a Big Difference with Operation Round Up

Since 1994, members of Wright-Hennepin (WH) have donated more than $3.3 million dollars to local charities through the Operation Round Up program.

A beautiful view of Wright County

Bring Your Business to Wright County

This website educates its visitors about why Wright County, Minn., is a great place to start a business.

A group of students display scholarships given to them by Wright-Hennepin Electric

Committed to Educating Future Generations

Wright-Hennepin has awarded approximately $638,800 to high school seniors through a scholarship program that began in 1988.

Memebers of Wright-Hennepin Electric clean up the highways

WH Adopt-A-Highway Involvement Keeps Highway 55 Clean

Since 2005, Wright-Hennepin has been keeping a two-mile stretch of Highway 55 clean. Twice a year, WH employees volunteer and clean up the area between Rockford and Buffalo.

A classroom of students hold up their new tree seedlings

Plant-A-Tree Program Starts New Generation of Trees

In 1997, Wright-Hennepin's (WH) electric service territory was struck by a severe storm that left many mature trees bowed and broken.

A group of students go on the youth tour sponsored by Wright-Hennepin Electric

Electric Cooperative Youth Tour

Each year, Wright-Hennepin (WH) sponsors one high school junior from our service territory whose family is a member to attend the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour program.

Students help clean up Lake Maria State Park

Lake Maria State Park Spring Cleaning

Wright-Hennepin (WH) sponsors an annual clean up day at Lake Maria State Park.

Kids wave American flags at a parade

WH Participates in Parades

Across the state, and throughout the year, many communities celebrate holidays or their town's culture by hosting entertaining parades. WH also has a booth at the Wright County fair. Stop by for a yellow hard hat for the kids and a chance to win a prize drawing.

Banding Together to Restore the Minnesota Raptor Population

WH works with Three Rivers Park district to restore the depleted osprey population.