small business community heroes

Nominate A Volunteer  

Direct Energy is proud to support community volunteerism through the Small Business Community Heroes award program.

Designed to acknowledge the valuable contributions made by small business owners, the Small Business Community Heroes award program will recognize small business owners who exemplify the volunteer spirit.

If you know someone who is an outstanding volunteer, nominate them today and let Direct Energy recognize their efforts.

Eligible Volunteer Cities

  • Baltimore, MD
  • Columbus, OH
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Pittsburgh, PA


The Small Business Community Heroes award program is an extension of Direct Energy’s employee volunteer programs that encourage company employees to volunteer their time and energy to causes and organizations in their local community. The winning volunteers will receive:

  • $500 for the individual and
  • $2,000 donation for the benefiting nonprofit of their choice in their community (must be a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization)


If you aren’t sure if the program is currently active in your city, or for any additional information about the program, please contact Andrea Romo at 412-334-9510 or email Andrea.

Small Business Hero