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Jackson Journeymen Linemen Jake Soderholm (left) and Matt "George" Madden will travel to Haiti next month to bring electricity for the first time to the community of Caracol.

Jackson linemen volunteer to help with rural electrification in Haiti

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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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