Recently, SWEPCO employees delivered over 50 purses to the Shreveport-Bossier Salvation Army Corps for their annual purse auction, Purses for a Purpose. Happening this Saturday, August 25, 2018, the event raises funds for the Corps programs, which serve those in need of after-school care, veteran’s assistance and groceries for families. Event attendees are treated to a delicious lunch and have the opportunity to purchase or bid on purses, ranging from unique oddities to designer Louis Vuitton handbags.
SWEPCO partnered with local groups to build an energy efficient home in Benton, La. as this year’s St. Jude/KTBS 3 Dream Home in Emma’s honor.
In small towns like those in the SWEPCO service territory, it’s not uncommon to see friends and strangers who say hello at the local grocery store; however, for Emma Zemaitaitis, it was a little different. Lots of people would stop and say hello to Emma and her father, Matt, a Senior Customer Operations Associate at the SWEPCO Customer Solutions Center in Shreveport. Continue reading “Remembering Emma Zemaitaitis Through Our Work”