Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative will hold its 66th Annual Members’ Meeting Saturday, April 5 at its headquarter office, located at 722 West Highway 22 in Wewahitchka. The purpose of the meeting is to communicate information about the Cooperative, including the financial reports and overall business status, as well as serve as a social event for the entire membership.
Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. CST with each registered member receiving a $10 credit on his or her electric bill. Members will be given the opportunity to win prizes throughout the day, including the grand prizes, which are 10 $100 credits to an electric bill. There will also be plenty of refreshments provided by GCEC and booths offering valuable information for the duration of the meeting.
Beginning at 9:15 a.m., entertainment will be provided by The Gann Family. There will also be a bounce house and a petting zoo for the children. The business portion of the Annual Meeting will begin at 11 a.m.
“I invite all of our members to come and take part in our Annual Meeting, not only to be present for the business portion of the meeting, but also to enjoy food, prizes and entertainment,” Gulf Coast Electric CEO/General Manager Michael White said.
Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative is part of the Touchstone Energy® national alliance of local, consumer-owned electric cooperatives providing high standards of service to customers large and small. GCEC serves approximately 20,500 meters in Bay, Calhoun, Gulf, Jackson, Walton and Washington counties and in the municipalities of Wewahitchka, Ebro, White City, Lynn Haven, Fountain and Southport.