Good Neighbor Energy Fund is available to any Rhode Islander
who, because of temporary financial difficulty, cannot meet
a month's energy expense and has not qualified for or received
other energy assistance funds
Fund has been operating for 27 years, having been established
in 1986, and is administered by The Salvation Army.
Fund has raised a total of more than $11.2 million which has
assisted over 40,500 families.
year, the Good Neighbor Energy Fund helped close to 1,000
families pay an electric,
gas or oil bill.
gas and electric companies support their respective customers'
generosity through various matching and giving programs.
fundraising goal for the 2012-2013 Good Neighbor Energy
Fund campaign is $600,000.
- Last year, the Fund's corporate and charitable donations continued to grow thanks in large part to: AGI Construction; Atlantic Water Management; Arden Jewelry Manufacturing; Beacon Mutual Insurance; Capital Properties; CVS Caremark; Electric Boat; Empire Loan; Gardner Woodwrights; Hayward Industries; Hope Global; Leonard Valve Co.; Providence Place; The Rhode Island Foundation; Taylor Box Company; Textron & employees; Webster Bank; Winograd Shineland & Finkle P.C.