Shed a Little Light: After a lifetime of service, this Hanover alum has embarked on his greatest mission yet.

It all began with a conversation over breakfast. In 2010, retired Cinergy exec Joe Hale Jr. ’71 and his friend, Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers, discussed a newspaper article about a woman in Kenya with five children, who spent 14 hours traveling by foot and motorcycle taxi in a single day, four times a month, in order to get her cell phone charged. Read the full article starting on page 22 from the Winter 2013, THE HANOVERIAN.