MORRISTOWN, N.J., June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For many New Jerseyans, summer is the season of backyard barbeques, reading on the patio, and relaxing on the deck under the stars. Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is inviting its customers to show off these outdoor living spaces for a chance to win prizes in the company's inaugural "Summer of Cool" Photo Contest.
Submit a photo of your personal retreat – whether it's a tiny balcony or a spacious backyard – through JCP&L's Facebook page (www.facebook.com/JCPandL) until July 10. Up to 10 finalists will be selected by JCP&L based on criteria such as overall design, decor, outdoor lighting and appeal. Finalists' photos will be posted on Facebook for public voting from July 11 until July 21.
The grand prize winner will receive a $200 Visa® gift card and two light bulbs containing Bluetooth speakers. The first prize winner will receive a $100 gift card.
More information, including complete contest rules, will be posted to JCP&L's Facebook page. The "Summer of Cool" contest is open only to JCP&L customers who are legal residents of New Jersey and who are at least 18 years of age. Only one entry per household will be accepted. Employees and family members of FirstEnergy, JCP&L or its advertising agency are not eligible.
JCP&L is a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and serves 1.1 million New Jersey customers in the counties of Burlington, Essex, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union and Warren. Follow JCP&L on Twitter @JCP_L, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/JCPandL, or online at www.jcp-l.com.
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SOURCE FirstEnergy Corp.