Member Services

IEC Scholarship Announcement Information

$2,000 IEC Scholarships are now live!

Once again the Thomas H. Moore Illinois Electric Cooperatives (IEC) Memorial Scholarships have been announced for this year! Twelve scholarships of $2,000 each will be awarded in 2021 through the Thomas H. Moore Illinois Electric Cooperatives (IEC) Memorial Scholarship Program. Six scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors who are the sons or daughters […]

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$500 Classroom Grant Applications Open to 11/2

It’s that time of the year, Egyptian Electric Cooperative is again offering our Touchstone Energy Classroom Empowerment Grants to the local schools within our service territory! We continue to be aware that adequate funding for many school systems has been a challenge. Commitment to Community is one of our Touchstone Energy core principles, and we […]

Blood Drive November 3 2020

Election Day Blood Drive

Join us for an American Red Cross blood drive at Egyptian Electric Cooperative office on Election Day Tuesday! For social distancing purposes, we will open our side entrance to expedite process and limit human interaction during this time. Blood supplies are incredibly low, so your donation would make a difference! There must be 56 days […]

Recycle Day November 7 2020

Electronics Recycle Day

Join us for this year’s electronics recycling day, co-sponsored by the Jackson County Health Department at the Egyptian Electric Cooperative headquarters. This will be an outside/drive-thru event, and social distancing guidelines will be required.     Accepted Items:  Computers (desktop, laptop, tablets)  Monitors (CRT & flat screen)  Printers, Scanners  Fax Machines […]

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New Way to Pay – MoneyGram!

EECA has a new way to pay, with hopes to better serve our members! Years ago we brought you the payment kiosks at the time for members to pay cash (plus credit/debit cards and e-check) outside of our physical office locations and regular office hours. Now we have collaborated with MoneyGram, giving our membership additional […]

Annual Meeting Scholarship

The TEN $1,000 Scholarship Winners Announced!

Although our Annual Meeting was cancelled for this year, we decided to continue with the scholarship drawings. Congratulations to our ten winners of the Egyptian Electric Cooperative Association’s $1,000 Annual Meeting scholarships! This morning ten names were drawn from a raffle drum of the 97 southern Illinois student applicants that are either a son/daughter of […]

2020 Annual Meeting Cancellation Announcment

2020 Annual Meeting Cancelled

For the 2020 Annual Meeting reports and information, visit our Annual Meeting webpage. 2020 Annual Meeting Cancellation Press Release May 27, 2020 Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the board of directors of Egyptian Electric Cooperative Association (EECA) made the decision to cancel the July 16, 2020 annual meeting of members. “One of the seven […]

Brennen Thomas

Brennen Thomas IEC Scholarship Winner!

The winners of the Thomas H. Moore Illinois Electric Cooperatives (IEC) Memorial Scholarships have been announced! Each year twelve scholarships, worth $2,000 each, are given out to Illinois senior students who are sons or daughters of cooperative consumer-members, directors and/or employees. Funds to support the scholarship are raised yearly at the AIEC Annual Meeting (as […]

LIHEAP CONTACT INFORMATION

LIHEAP Assistance

Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) heat and electric assistance are benefit payments intended to help pay a portion of a household’s heat and electric costs. Qualifications and benefit amount depends on household size, income, and energy costs. In most cases, the benefit is applied as a credit directly to the household’s Egyptian Electric account. We urge you  to contact your […]

covid 19 local resources

COVID-19 Southern Illinois Resource Guide

Information on COVID-19 Assistance Resources for individuals and businesses can be found in the resource document below. This information is updated weekly as new items come up or additional information requested. It provides details about the following: Job Search, Training & Job Openings Unemployment Insurance Paid Sick/Family Leave Food Assistance Utility Information Rental Assistance Healthcare […]