Jackson linemen volunteer to help with rural electrification in Haiti
JACKSON -- Two linemen from Federated Rural Electric will travel to Caracol, Haiti, as volunteers with the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association's (NRECA) International Foundation Dec. 4-15.
Jackson Journeymen Linemen Matt "George" Madden and Jake Soderholm will assist in building up Haiti's transmission and distribution system.
"It is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help out a country in need of aid," Soderholm said.
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