Massachusetts Association for Community Action
Annual Statewide Heating Help Awareness Campaign
MASSCAP, Community Action Agencies, MEDA Launch Annual Statewide Heating Help Awareness Campaign (MASSCAP press release)
A Focus on Fuel Assistance and Weatherization
MASSCAP, along with Action Inc., the network of Community Action Agencies in Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Energy Directors Association (MEDA), will launch its annual statewide awareness campaign to ensure that vulnerable Massachusetts families are able to keep safe, warm and healthy this winter. Heating help programs include both fuel assistance and energy efficiency programs.
The awareness campaign started today with the live streamed virtual kickoff event. Speakers included Senator Bruce Tarr, Representative Ann-Margaret Ferrante, Gloucester Mayor Sefatia Romeo Theken, as well as representatives from National Grid, Cape Ann Oil, City of Worcester, the MA Energy Directors Association and other connected agencies.
The campaign will also include a digital advertising on Google and Facebook and billboards, highlighting the fact that heating help is here for those in need. The website heatinghelpMA.org (connected to the MASSCAP website) provides information for those in need of assistance – read the full press release and view a video featuring Sen. Elizabeth Warren supporting the campaign.