Operation Fuel Works To Provide Heat To Those Without The Resources To PayChilly autumn weather will soon turn to below-freezing. In Connecticut, one organization is urging residents to check off the "Add a Dollar" program on their monthly fuel bills.
Conn. Group Urges Utility Customers To Help Those At Risk Of Losing PowerPatricia Wrice, the executive director of Operation Fuel, said residents can pitch in by adding $1 or more to when paying electric bills. That money, she said, goes directly to those who need it.
Conn. Home Heating Oil Relief Group Halts Applications Amid High DemandHome heating oil prices have never been so high, according to Pat Wrice, executive director of the group Operation Fuel.
Connecticut's Operation Fuel Needs Help To Help Those In NeedThe need for fuel assistance in Connecticut is growing while state and federal money for the program is drying up.
Some In Connecticut Could Face A Chilly Winter Without HelpDespite temperatures lingering in the 90s, concerns over the coming winter are surfacing.
Conn. Heating Assistance Organization Needs Financial HelpAn organization that helps people in Connecticut stay warm in the winter can't do it any more.
Heating Assistance Org. Struggles To Meet NeedThis year, the number of people here in Connecticut who must choose between paying rent, buying food, or paying for home heating oil is growing.
Helping Struggling Families Is Easy In CTCertain struggling families in Connecticut might not be eligible for state assistance in meeting their heating bills, but there is a way to help them.