Chilly 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.
Patricia 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.
Home heating oil prices have never been so high, according to Pat Wrice, executive director of the group Operation Fuel.
Certain struggling families in Connecticut might not be eligible for state assistance in meeting their heating bills, but there is a way to help them.