Upcoming Events

While our goal is to raise funds and awareness to help thousands of families who are struggling to afford their utility bills, we like to offer fun and exciting events so our donors can share in the joy of helping others. Please consider participating in one of our upcoming fundraisers and together we can make a difference in the lives of many this year.


15th Annual Warmathon on NewsRadio KDKA (PA)

Dollar Energy Fund will host its 15th annual Warmathon, a radio-based fundraising event, on February 16, 2023, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Listeners will be encouraged to make a donation during the event by calling our volunteer call center or donating through our website. A variety of donation incentives, including Pittsburgh Penguins tickets and restarant gift certificates, will be offered throughout the event. All proceeds help your Pittsburgh neighbors in need stay warm this winter.

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Penguins Fan Appreciation Night Raffle – Shirts Off Our Backs (PA)

Dollar Energy Fund is teaming up with the Pittsburgh Penguins to offer the ultimate fan experience. We’re giving away a game-worn jersey, autographed memorabilia, tickets to a party suite, and more for Pittsburgh Penguins Fan Appreciation Night on April 11, 2023. All proceeds help your Pittsburgh neighbors in need stay warm this winter.

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Heat the Streets Run & Walk for Warmth (NE)

Metropolitan Utilities District and Omaha Public Power District have teamed up to host the annual Heat the Streets Run & Walk for Warmth on March 4, 2023, with proceeds benefiting local utility assistance programs to help friends, family and neighbors in our communities pay their utility bills. The event is hosted in the cold winter months to bring attention to those who struggle to keep the lights on and heat their homes. Funds raised are administered by Dollar Energy Fund.

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Jerseys for Warmth Charitable Auction to benefit Dollar Energy Fund (PA)

Bidding will open soon for dozens of Pittsburgh Penguins game-worn* jerseys from the February 23 game against the Edmonton Oilers. Each jersey will feature a commemorative patch authentication and the winning bidder will have the option to have the jersey autographed. The auction will run from February 24 – March 10.

All proceeds from the Jerseys for Warmth charity auction will benefit Dollar Energy Fund and will be used to help area families maintain or restore basic utility service. Our utility partners will provide a dollar-for-dollar match on all donations. Learn more about the auction at Fund at

*Jerseys of inactive players will not be game worn.

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