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Energy Express Summer Reading Program Now Accepting Applications for Mentors

Do you enjoy working with children? Are you looking for educational scholarships to help pay your way to college? Would you like to earn extra cash this summer while making a difference in the lives of our youth in McDowell County?

Energy Express can do all of that for you! Our five week summer program is designed to support the youngsters in our great county over the summer months when school is out. The program will ensure children have the opportunity to get two warm meals a day and be in a safe environment learning and having tons of fun too! As a mentor, you will receive a living allowance of $1850.00, lots of training, an educational award of $1252.91 and most of all memories that will last a lifetime. If you would like more information, please call West Virginia University Extension Office in Welch at 304-436-9008.

You can download the application here at

 The deadline to apply is March 1, 2018.