St. Louis, MO: With an anticipated increase of some home heating sources by more than 25%, Heat-Up St. Louis, a regional, not-for-profit energy assistance charity covering 17 Missouri and Illinois Counties, helping seniors, disabled and needy households with small children stay warm each winter, held its first annual community gala — “The St. Louis Sisters, heating-up St. Louis.” benefit this past weekend. Vocalists Kim Massie and Erin Bode donated their talents, and the Hyatt donated the Faust’s/Pierre’s space, food and beverages, and AmerenUE provided a small grant, so that 100% of all ticket sales will support the efforts of the all-volunteer charity. With only a three-week window, the sold out charitable event raised $50,000, which included a special auction hosted by chair emeritus J. Kim Tucci.
The National Weather Service in St. Louis has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for the City of St. Louis area. The warning is in effect from 12:00pm, Tuesday, July 18, 2017 through 8:00pm, Saturday, July 22, 2017. Temperatures are expected to be near or above 100 degrees, with heat index values expected between 105 and […]
Vatterott College Donates $5,000 to Cooldownstlouis.org; Students Repair A/Cs Long-standing Charitable Partnership Further Cemented as Vatterott President Rene Crosswhite Sworn in as Board Member of Cooldownstlouis.org
St. Louis, MO – Vatterott College is helping less-fortunate Missouri and Illinois area residents stay cool in the summer heat with a $5,000 donation to Cooldownstlouis.org. The bi-state area charity prevents heat-related illnesses and deaths by helping area residents, primarily the elderly, disabled, and families experiencing financial difficulties, pay their utility bills. In addition, it […]
Ameren Missouri Donates 500 ENERGY STAR® Air Conditioners and $25,000 to Cooldownstlouis.org for Distribution throughout Missouri
For Immediate Release: Cooldownstlouis.org also unveils the Save Our Seniors Project ST. LOUIS (May 26, 2017) – Memorial Day weekend is the official kick-off of summer. Last year, the St. Louis region experienced days of life-threatening heat. As part of the annual Cool Down S.O.S. (Save Our Seniors) Air Conditioner project, Ameren Missouri is donating […]