FirstLight Power announced today that its employees, matched by company funds and a personal match from the company’s CEO, donated over $12,000 to nine local food banks in the company’s food drive to support local communities in Connecticut and Massachusetts.

“We are so proud of the whole FirstLight team who stepped forward in this time of need,” said John Shue, President and CEO of FirstLight. “We all know people who have been affected by this pandemic, we are deeply grateful for their commitment to helping our friends and neighbors and ending hunger in our community.”