A commitment to both the communities and members we serve are at the heart of Cuivre River Electric Cooperative’s core values, and have been since we were founded in 1941. Cuivre River Electric strives to help better your community by providing community, economic and educational opportunities to our members.


In this section you will learn about:

Operation Round Up – Find out how your spare change can make a difference in your community.

Community & Economic Development – Cuivre River Electric Cooperative has a strong commitment to the community. We are made up of people who live and work in these communities. We're all neighbors working together - achieving common goals and helping our communities grow and prosper. We are dedicated to making a positive impact on the communities we serve through innovative economic development.

Charitable Programs – Cuivre River employees are dedicated to making a difference in our communities by raising money and volunteering their time for charitable programs.

Scholarships – Each year Cuivre River Electric’s Operation Round Up awards over $45,000 in scholarships to deserving area students. Read more about Cuivre River Electric’s scholarship opportunities here.

CYCLE Program – The CYCLE (Cooperative Youth Conference and Leadership Experience) Program is a three-day conference held in Jefferson City, Missouri. Provides students with a truly unique and exciting leadership experience.

Youth Tour – The Youth Tour provides high school juniors with a unique opportunity to learn about democracy and leadership in Washington, D.C.