TORONTO, Dec. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Just Energy, a leading North American natural gas, electricity and green energy retailer is making Christmas a little brighter this year for deserving children and families. In an effort to give back to the communities they serve, Just Energy's sales force and corporate offices are raising holiday spirits by providing assistance to local organizations benefiting children. These organizations include Toys For Tots campaigns, Boys and Girls Clubs, hospitals, as well as Adopted Family programs through the Salvation Army, to name a few. Collectively, the company has raised approximately $130,000 for 50 charities across North America.
This initiative is one of many to support Just Energy's commitment towards helping those less fortunate within the company's operating markets. As a company serving customers from coast to coast, Just Energy is dedicated to building its presence as a responsible and contributing member of local communities through charitable initiatives, job creation and environmental stewardship.
"As a company, we are passionate about supporting our communities and providing assistance to those in need," said Ken Hartwick, President and CEO of Just Energy. "We are very proud of our sales team for leading this campaign and giving families and children the opportunity to experience a brighter holiday season."
About Just Energy Group Inc.:
Established in 1997, Just Energy (TSX:JE)(NYSE: JE) is primarily a competitive retailer of natural gas and electricity. With offices located across the United States, Canada and now the United Kingdom, Just Energy serves close to 2 million residential and commercial customers through a wide range of energy programs and home comfort services, including fixed-price or price-protected energy program contracts, the rental of water heaters, furnaces and air conditioners, and the installation of solar panels. Just Energy Group Inc. is the parent company of Amigo Energy, Commerce Energy, Green Star Energy, Hudson Energy, Hudson Energy Solar, National Home Services, Momentis and Tara Energy. Visit http://www.justenergy.com/ to learn more. Also, find us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
SOURCE: Just Energy
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Al Shulman, Vice President, Marketing, Just Energy; Tel: 905.670.4440 x74469; firstname.lastname@example.org