Firelands Electric Participates in Middle School Event

L to R: Jessica Schwanger and Stephanie Schmidt

On May 23, Firelands Electric's Jessica Schwanger and Stephanie Schmidt spent some time at Crestview Middle School's Reality Store. The cooperative has proudly volunteered at this annual event for well over a decade. A creative way to teach 8th grade students about managing their finances, each student is assigned a specific "income" and then tasked with budgeting their monthly expenses, including housing, transportation, utilities, and entertainment.

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