Xcel Energy Day of Service Social Media Challenge

Xcel Energy Day of Service Social Media Challenge

DENVER, Colo. – Calling all social-savvy supporters: help us get a chance to win up to $5,000. Xcel Energy Foundation has issued a social media contest, and we’re up to the task. Please take a few minutes and post about us on social media starting Sept. 6 and continuing through Sept. 10.

This contest is part of Xcel Energy’s sixth annual Day of Service event on Sept. 10. Xcel Energy Foundation will award grants up to a total of $20,000 to six of the participating nonprofits that earn the most points (every original post helps our point total; shares, reposts or retweets don’t count).

Be sure to follow the guidelines below – and post new material as many times as you want. The more original material you post, the better our chances of winning. Let’s build a winning social buzz!

Your post must include:
1. The hashtags #XEDOS and #contest

2. Tag Xcel Energy Colorado:
• On Twitter: tag @XcelEnergyCO
• On Instagram: post a photo or video about our project and tag @xcelenergy
• On Facebook: post directly to the Xcel Energy Colorado Facebook page AND tag @XcelEnergyCO

3. Tag Goodwill Industries of Denver:
• On Twitter: tag @GoodwillDenver
• On Instagram: tag @GoodwillDenver
• On Facebook: tag @GoodwillDenver
*Remember to tag Goodwill Industries of Denver ONLY. Posts or tags to Goodwill Industries International or other Goodwill chapters are not eligible.

4. Why you support Goodwill, or how you’re volunteering with us through Xcel Energy’s Day of Service on September 10.

You can find contest details and the Official Rules on