In accordance with USA Patriot Act regulations, nonprofit organizations that receive funds from United Way of Boone County (including grants and donor designations) are required to have a current, signed copy of the Patriot Act Statement of Compliance on file. Please follow the link to download a copy, or call the United Way office with questions at (815) 544-3144.
To download the USA Patriot Act Statement of Compliance click here.
LIHEAP provides energy assistance for residents in which a benefit is paid directly to the utility companies on behalf of income-eligible households. United Way of Boone County will begin accepting appointments for the 2023-2024 heating season as follows:
Priority Group 1:
October 2, 2023 – First official call-in-date for seniors (60 and over) or individuals receiving Social Security Disability.
Priority Group 2:
November 1, 2023 – First official call-in-date for households with a child under the age of six or service disconnect.
Priority Group 3:
December 1, 2023 – First official call-in-date for the general population (households not eligible under Priority Groups 1 or 2).
Note: Walk-ins are prohibited. Applicants must call the United Way of Boone County office at (815) 544-3144 to make an appointment. A translator is required for Spanish speaking households to schedule and attend appointment.