How to access funds
SUB’s Project SHARE program helps customers with past due utility bills. Funds are currently available!
You can receive one-time assistance during the plan year (November through April) of up to $225 to apply toward the electricity portion of your bill.
The program is open will accept applications through at least April 30, 2021.
To qualify, you must:
- Be a SUB customer
- Have a “past due” or “due upon receipt” bill
- Fall within income guidelines
For information on whether you qualify, or to make an appointment, email our partner Catholic Community Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or call them at 541-345-3642. CCS helps SUB administer the program and will help with the application process.
Other assistance may also be available – click here for the Emergency Assistance Resources list of phone numbers of agencies providing assistance in the Springfield/Eugene area.
How to donate to Project SHARE
Help low-income Springfield residents with wintertime heating emergencies by making a tax-deductible donation to Project SHARE. Both monthly pledges and one-time donations can be added to your bill. Monthly pledges can be for a recurring dollar amount or you may donate your change by authorizing SUB to round your bill up to the next even dollar amount. Any recurring pledge can be canceled at any time.
Call SUB at 541-746-9852 to make a donation or customers with online access to their SUB account may fill out a pdf form; the form is found on the ‘Manage Your Account’ page.
Buy the gift with utility! SUB offers gift certificates in any amount that can be applied towards the recipient’s SUB bill. “Warm Up” makes a great stocking stuffer or shower gift. Call 541-746-8451 for more information!
The Customer Service Department may grant limited extensions to customers. However, extensions are not automatic. Please call our Customer Service Department at 541-746-9852 before the due date on any notice to make mutually satisfactory payment arrangements.