Over 2,000 Consumers Energy employees raised nearly $300,000 for Walks for Warmth last year. The company is again making a commitment to helping people heat their homes by matching every dollar that employees, family members and friends raise through 31 Walk for Warmth events this month and in March.
Community Action Agencies organize local Walk for Warmth events. The money that participants raise will provide energy assistance for Michigan residents. Proceeds go directly to Michigan households. No money is spent on administrative costs.
Hundreds of Consumers Energy employees will take part Feb. 24 in the Walk for Warmth event in Jackson, which will start at the company's headquarters and extend through downtown.
Many more employees will participate in walks through March 11 throughout Michigan, including Flint, Lansing, Midland and Battle Creek.
All Walk for Warmth events are open to the public. Learn more at www.ConsumersEnergy.com/walk.
Consumers Energy, Michigan's largest utility, is the principal subsidiary of CMS Energy (NYSE: CMS), providing natural gas and electricity to 6.7 million of the state's 10 million residents in all 68 Lower Peninsula counties.
For more information about Consumers Energy, go to www.ConsumersEnergy.com.
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SOURCE Consumers Energy