Lighten the Load

Fountain Utilities Payment Assistance Program, Lighten the Load



Lighten the Load provides utilities payment assistance to individuals and families throughout our community who are experiencing a financial emergency, regardless of income. 

 

How You Can Help

The next time you pay your utility bill, sign up to donate to Lighten the Load! Every dollar of your donation will go towards helping fellow  community members. Download the Lighten the Load Donation Form, or ask our Customer Service Specialists for assistance the next time you visit our office.

Donations may be tax deductible. Please refer to IRS rules, or check with your tax professional.


Do You Need Assistance? 

Fountain Utilities partners with local non-profit agencies to administer the Lighten the Load Program. Please contact one of the following agencies to schedule an appointment:

The Salvation Army of the Fountain Valley
208 Cunningham Drive
Colorado Springs, CO  80911
(719) 382-1182

REACH Pikes Peak
501 East Iowa Avenue
Fountain, CO 80817
(719)382-8515