News Releases

Through news releases, Wright-Hennepin distributes information about the cooperative to local and industry-related media outlets.

News releases are listed below. If you would like to be added to Wright-Hennepin’s media list to receive the latest news releases, please send a request to Lauren Dublin, Communications Specialist, at LDublin@whe.org. 

Wright-Hennepin members donate almost $80,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) donated grants totaling $79,967 in February 2022.
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Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $42,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) donated grants totaling $42,900 in December 2021. 
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Wright-Hennepin employees donate to local Toys for Tots

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) employees and directors recently donated 100 toys and $1,815 for the local Toys for Tots program.
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Wright-Hennepin Board returns $5.7 million in capital credits to members

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association’s (WH) Board of Directors is proud to announce that this holiday season, members will receive a capital credit refund of $5.7 million.
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Wright-Hennepin members donate more than $68,000 to local organizations

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) members who participate in Operation Round Up (ORU) recently donated grants totaling $68,150 in November. ORU has awarded more than $4.7 million since it began in 1994.
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Wright-Hennepin hosts Fall Festival to celebrate National Co-op Month

To celebrate National Co-op Month in October, Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH) hosted its annual Fall Festival on Thursday, October 28, at its Rockford headquarters.
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