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Hearts Fighting Hunger

The Hearts Fighting Hunger program is administered by HeartShare Human Services of New York and provides one-time emergency food assistance in the form of a $150 grocery store gift card/food voucher to eligible National Grid New York heating customers with a past-due account and a vulnerable household member.  

To qualify, applicants must:

  • Have an active National Grid heating account in their name that is in arrears
  • Meet NYSERDA's Assisted Home Performance with Energy Star income guidelines
  • Reside in a one- or two-family home
  • Have a vulnerable household member such as a disabled person, a child under the age of 18, or a resident over the age of 62
  • Have an overdue balance of more than $200

For more information visit: HeartShare Human Services of New York | Energy Assistance & Community Development or call (718) 422-4207.