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Operation Share

A Community-Based Customer Assistance Program
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Since 1983, the Operation Share Energy Fund has provided energy assistance grants to qualified customers who experience difficulty paying their heating bills.

The Fund became a 501(c)(3) non-profit in 2005. This community-based program is funded by voluntary donations from UGI employees, UGI customers and concerned citizens. In addition, UGI provides a corporate donation to help fund the program.

UGI personnel work with multiple agencies to administer Operation Share funds. Operation Share is a supplement to federal or state energy assistance programs, not a replacement.

Operation Share Energy Fund Overview

In fiscal year 2019*, Operation Share donations totaled $108,238 and helped 1,034 households.

100% of every dollar donated goes directly to a needy household.
Operation Share 2019 Chart
Division
Company Contribution
Matching Contribution**
UGI Gas $72,500 $72,500
UGI Electric $10,000 $10,000


*Fiscal year is October 1 through September 30 **Donations by concerned citizens, customers and employees are matched each year.

Operation Share Household Income

200% Federal Poverty Guidelines 2021-2022

Household Members
Annual Income
Monthly Income
Weekly Income
1 $25,760 $2,147 $495
2 $34,840 $2,903 $670
3 $43,920 $3,660 $845
4 $53,000 $4,417 $1,019
5 $62,080 $5,173 $1,194
6 $71,160 $5,930 $1,368
7 $80,240 $6,687 $1,543
8 $89,320 $7,443 $1,718
Above 8 +$9,080/person +$757/person +$175/person
In the Last Nine Years,
This Program Has Had:

$1,425,226.80

in cash donations from employees, fundraisers and concerned citizens

$1,789,968.30

in company donations

17,039

customers approved for a grant

Donate Online or Check by Mail:

The Operation Share Energy Fund is a 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are tax deductible.

1) PayPal

Minimum donation of $10.00 required to use PayPal.

2) Mail Your Check

Mail a check with the following information:

  • Name
  • Full Address
  • Donation Amount
    ($10, $25, $50, $100, $250 or Other Amount)
  • Choose One of the Four Regions to Donate to:
    • UGI North Gas
    • UGI South Gas
    • UGI Central Gas
    • UGI Electric

Please make checks payable to “Operation Share Energy Fund” and mail to:

Operation Share Energy Fund
P.O. Box 13009
Reading, PA 19612-3009

Checks can also be mailed in with your UGI bill payment. Please use separate check to pay your UGI bill.