Members Helping Members

Because there are times in life when we could all use a helping hand.

hands-2715976 copy.jpg

   There comes a time when we all could use a helping hand. There are members of URECC that need assistance. Whether these families and individuals are elderly, unemployed, sick, single parents, or just those needing a hand to get by for awhile, they could use your help.

State and private agencies that provide utility assistance are low on funds to help these neighbors. If you would like to help those in need, There are two opportunities for you to do so:

 

1. Donate your capital credits to the utility assistance organizations URECC works with year-round. please sign below and return this form to Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative. Funds donated by you will be forwarded to the agencies that help Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative members in the county in which you live.  

 

2. You can make monetary donations directly to these utility assistance agencies. Please see the list of agencies below to directly contact them for details on donating to help your neighbors. 

   

 (or submit digitally below.)

URECC
Members Helping Members

I would like to help my neighbors who need assistance with their electric bills.

Please check below:

Upon receipt of this submission, you will be emailed a form to sign and return, authorizing the use of any capital credits to utility assistance in your county.

Thank you for your help!


Listed below are the utility assistance providers in our service area. Please contact these providers directly to make donations. 

 

Utility Assistance Programs– Donations

Tri County Community Action: Accepts individual donations, accepts check, or money order, & tax deductible, No online donations.

Physical Address- 214 Nacogdoches Street, Center, TX 75935

Community Services of Northeast Texas: Accepts individual donations, accepts cash, check, or money order, & tax deductible, No online donations.

Mailing address- P.O. Box 427, Linden, TX 75563 Physical Address- 304 East Houston, Linden, TX 75563.

Salvation Army: Accepts individual donations, accepts cash, check, or money order, & tax deductible, Online donations can be made at https://southernusa.salvationarmy.org/texas-longview

Address-504 E Cotton St, Longview, TX 75601

Diana United Fund: Accepts individual donations, accepts cash or check, & tax deductible, Online donations can be made at dianaunitedfund.org

Mailing Address-PO Box 327, Diana, TX 75640 Physical Address- 2171 Us Highway 259 S, Diana, TX 75640

Greater East Texas Community Action Program: Accepts individual donations, accepts cash or check, & tax deductible, Online donations can be made on their website.

Mailing Address-Project SOS, P.O. Box 631938, Nacogdoches, TX 75963

East Texas Veteran Resource Center: Accepts individual donations, tax information- unknown. Online donations can be made at https://www.helpforvets.com/individual-giving

Physical Address-501 Pine Tree Road, Longview, TX 75604

PATH Agency: Accepts individual donations, accepts checks by mail, & tax deductible, Online donations can be made at https://www.pathhelps.org/donate/

Physical Address-402 W. Front Street, Tyler, TX 75702

SAFE-T: Accepts individual donations, accepts cash or check or cryptocurrency, & tax deductible, Online donations can be made at https://www.safe-tagency.com/donate

Address-SAFE-T Crisis Center, 204 Patrick Street, Mt. Pleasant, TX 75455

Harleton Area Ministerial Fellowship : Accepts individual donations, accepts cash or check or online donations to paypal.me/abcharleton, not currently tax deductible.

Mailing Address- PO Box 656, Harleton, TX 75651

Gladewater Ministerial Alliance : Accepts cash, checks, money orders by mail. No online donations. Tax- information-unknown.

Mailing Address- PO Box 1167, Gladewater, TX 75647

Thank you for your help!