WIRE's motto is People Helping People, and to that end members aid
victims of tornadoes, hurricanes, and house fires. They support homeless
shelters, children's homes, and programs like Habitat for Humanity and
the Palmetto Project.
Women eligible for membership include: consumer members, employees,
employees' wives, retirees formerly associated with electric
cooperatives, directors, and directors' wives. WIRE chapters are
established by local electric cooperatives to work within their own
service area. These chapters operate within the network of the South
Carolina WIRE and the Cooperative Service Network. Each cooperative
designates a key woman to work with state and national organizations and
The Electric Cooperatives of South Carolina, Inc., will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday.
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