Atmos Energy Donates $100,000 Across Mississippi to Help Customers Stay Safe and Warm

FLOWOOD, Miss. –  Atmos Energy, through its Fueling Safe and Thriving Communities program, will donate $100,000 to help Mississippi customers stay safe and warm
this winter in partnership with numerous assistance agencies and nonprofit organizations. This donation is in addition to the relief that Atmos Energy offers year-round through a variety of
energy assistance programs including Sharing the Warmth, which is supported by contributions from our customers and Atmos Energy. This funding will provide support to customers for utility bills, home weatherization upgrades, and repair and replacement of customer-owned natural gas appliances and piping.

“We value our communities and understand that challenging times can strike without warning.” said Mathew Davidson, Atmos Energy Mississippi division president. “The goal of these dollars
is to help provide financial relief for families. This winter, we don’t want families to be faced with the impossible choice between heating their homes or paying for other necessities, such as
food and medications At Atmos Energy, we are committed to fueling hope and growth for our neighbors, and these energy assistance funds are tangible proof of that commitment.”

Atmos Energy will distribute the $100,000 donation as follows, helping Mississippians stay warm in partnership with these agencies across the state:

• The Salvation Army (Jackson) – $50,000
• Multi-County CSA (Meridian) – $12,500
• LIFT, Inc. (Tupelo) – $10,000
• The Salvation Army (DeSoto) – $10,000
• Bolivar County Community Action (Greenville) – $5,000
• The Salvation Army (Vicksburg) – $5,000
• Wesley House (Meridian) – $5,000
• Faith Based Coalition (Jackson) – $2,500

“We are so proud to partner with local organizations in the communities we serve, helping our neighbors stay safe and warm,” added Bree Boyd, Atmos Energy supervisor of energy
assistance. “These partnerships support the elderly, people with disabilities, veterans, and families experiencing financial hardship with the funds they need to enjoy reliable and affordable
natural gas throughout the year.”

Share This Page
Scroll to Top