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.
Ameren Missouri Donates 500 ENERGY STAR® Air Conditioners and $200,000 to Cooldownstlouis.org for Distribution throughout Missouri; Public Encouraged to Donate New or Slightly Used Air Conditioners at Vatterott Cooldownstlouis.org also unveils the Save Our Seniors Project
ST. LOUIS (June 1, 2018) – To help keep seniors, the physically disabled and low-income families safer from the heat this spring and summer, Ameren Missouri donated today 500 window air conditioners to Cooldownstlouis.org, a regional not-for-profit public education and resource charity, and several other entities, which will distribute them to physically disabled and elderly […]
The St. Louis County Executive and Department of Public Health are urging residents to be cautious during the hot weather expected in the Saint Louis area. “Our region experiences extreme heat every summer, and it’s important to observe common sense precautions whenever this happens,” said Steve Stenger, County Executive of St. Louis County. As temperatures […]
Statement From Rev. Earl E. Nance, Jr., Chair Emeritus, Heatupstlouis.org — $406,000.00 Raised So far, TODAY! 18th Annual Hardee’s Rise ‘N Shine For Heat — A RECORD-BREAKER 33% Increase SO FAR
(February 9, 2018) 675 Missouri and Illinois volunteer greeters, Hardee’s biscuit makers, and crew and the generosity of area donors, gives significant proud in announcing preliminary fundraising results for the 18th Annual Hardee’s Rise ‘N Shine for Heat fundraiser, which benefited Heatupstlouis.org. For $1.00 donation, the public received a free Sausage ‘N Egg or Egg […]