Heat for Heroes

Winter is coming and heating the home can be a struggle. No one should be without fuel, especially a U.S. veterans or first responders who have served their country or local community. Economy Fuel located out of Bridgeport would like to help them this winter.

The fuel company will be taking nominations to provide $1,500 worth of fuel oil to a veteran or first responder nominated by a family or friend. The annual program will be taking online nominations until Veteran Day, Nov 11, 2016, when a winner will be chosen. Economy Fuel Representative Mike Gil explained the program.

“The Heat for Heroes program is a way that individuals can nominate a veteran or first responder that is worthy to receive or needs help with heating oil any given season,” Gil said.

To submit a nomination for a veteran or first responder to win $1,500 in home heating oil from Economy Fuel, visit the company's main page at http://www.economyfuelco.com/ to learn more.

The company also offers veterans, military men and women, and first responders a free membership to Buyers Club, a $50 discount off heating service the first year, and $50 discount off their first oil delivery. For more information contact Economy Fuel at (203) 367-7064.