The Community Action Organization of Delaware, Madison and Union counties has been awarded funds under two new programs for Columbia Gas customers.

The Community Action Organization of Delaware, Madison and Union counties has been awarded funds under two new programs for Columbia Gas customers.

The first program has an eligibility requirement in which total household income must be at or below 175 percent of the federal poverty guidelines, and the home must have a disconnect notice.

A one-time benefit up to $175 is available for these households.

In the second program, total household income must be between 175 to 200 percent of the federal poverty guidelines, and a disconnect notice is not required.

A one-time maximum benefit of up to $250 will be available for this program.

Both programs will continue until funds are depleted.

For all eligibility requirements and further information, Union County residents should call (937) 642-4986.