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Give the change you want to see

Round up to make a difference

At PEC we care deeply for our communities and for each other. Since 2016, PEC’s Power of Change program has helped support the missions of more than 58 area nonprofits, with over $365,000 in member donations. Each year, the program provides dozens of community grants to area nonprofits, from food banks and animal centers, to senior programs and more. It also makes educational contributions possible to benefit students in the communities we serve.

  • Join your fellow members in caring for your community by enrolling today!
  • Opt-in to round-up your bill to the nearest dollar, or make a one-time or recurring contribution of any amount.
  • Together, a little change can make a big impact.

The average monthly contribution is just $.049. Watch your contribution grow into thousands of dollars when combined with other members. Together, we have the power to change lives.

Enrolling is easy:

Via SmartHub

Visit to enroll and choose “PEC Power of Change” from the Billing & Payments menu.

By phone

Call us at 888-554-4732, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. to opt-in.

By mail

On your payment slip, fill out the “Power of Change” boxes and mail it back to us.

Learn more about our Power of Change recipients and how they’ve benefitted from the program. Visit for stories, information, and recipient profiles.