Sawnee Electric Membership Foundation

Sawnee EMC

About Sawnee EMC
Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation is an electric distribution cooperative headquartered in Cumming, Georgia. Sawnee serves electricity to approximately 161,500 accounts in seven (7) counties of greater north Georgia. Sawnee’s assets exceed $524 million, with energy sales of 3.6 billion kWh and annual revenue of $354 million. With a team of approximately 305 dedicated professionals and over 10,150 miles of distribution line, Sawnee stands ready at all times to meet the needs of its members/owners. SEMC strives daily to live up to their motto…*“At Sawnee EMC, We’re More Than
Electricity, We’re Service”.*

About Sawnee Electric Membership Foundation
The Sawnee Electric Membership Foundation is a 501 ©(3) organization and exists to assist charitable organizations in the communities served by Sawnee EMC. Through the Foundation, participating members voluntarily donate one cent at a time by ‘rounding’ up their Sawnee EMC energy bill to the next highest dollar. Since its inception in April 2003, the Sawnee Foundation has donated over $2,052,449.02 to local charitable organizations, to local schools through its “Bright Ideas” educational projects as well as through its youth scholarship program.