ESSEX POWERLINES DONATES $4,150 TO FIGHT LIKE MASON FOUNDATION WITH HELP FROM CUSTOMERS
With the help of their customers, Essex Powerlines (EPL) will be donating $4,150 to the Fight Like Mason Foundation through its recent paperless billing campaign, Power Up for Paperless. The campaign provided customers the opportunity to save paper and donate $10 to the “Fight Like Mason Foundation” simply by signing up for paperless billing.
For every customer that signed up for paperless billing, Essex Powerlines donated $10 to the Fight Like Mason Foundation. The campaign ran from July 23rd to September 6th and had exceptional support from the community. The significant amount of customer participation generated $4,150 for the foundation, showing local support for such a powerful cause.
“We would like to thank our customers for participating in the “Power Up for Paperless” campaign. The unprecedented support our customers have for local organizations, such as the “Fight Like Mason Foundation” is truly inspiring. Together, we were able to make a difference and contribute $4150 towards ‘defeating the villain for good’.” – Joe Barile, General Manager, Essex Powerlines Corporation
“We want to continue Mason’s legacy. And through this charity, we can see his impact on the community around us. For us to be able to do this, we feel honoured to do this for Mason. So, thank you very much for being a part of that legacy.” Iain Macri, Fight Like Mason Foundation.
Essex Powerlines Corporation is a regulated company that provides safe, reliable, and economical electrical distribution and service to 30,000 customers within four municipalities of Essex County. At Essex Powerlines, our corporate vision is to provide the communities of Amherstburg, LaSalle, Leamington, and Tecumseh with safe, reliable, and economical energy supply and service. The foundation to empower our vision is based on a dynamic and progressive workforce that will be industry leaders in providing ‘best of class’ business solutions in the delivery of service to our customers.
Fight Like Mason Foundation is a local registered charity organization formed by Iain Macri & Chantelle Bacon, parents of Mason Bacon-Macri. Mason was diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma at the age of 2 and passed away at the age of 4. The mission of the Fight Like Mason Foundation is to improve treatment, care, quality of life and awareness of patients diagnosed with childhood rhabdomyosarcoma and other childhood cancers.