(KMOV) – Ameren Illinois announced a program to provide financial assistance to non-profit and other qualified organizations on Wednesday.
Ameren Illinois says qualifiers like non-profit organizations, schools, senior centers, churches and other religious institutions must be Ameren Illinois customers who have continuously purchased electricity through them since Jan. 1, 2009. Independently-owned businesses with fewer than 50 employees and has its principal office in Illinois are also qualified.
Applications to the Non-Residential Hardship Fund must be submitted between Aug. 2 and Sept. 10, 2010. They can be completed online at the Ameren website found here.