Do YOU have a little extra time on your hands?
Or, do YOU know of someone else who has time to spare? How about taking that time to do something worthwhile and help a Veteran access his or her VA healthcare. This volunteer opportunity is at the individual’s preference which could be 1 day a week, 1 day a month or a couple days a week or month.
To find out how you can help, please contact VA Butler’s Voluntary Services Coordinator, Paula McCarl, at 724-285-2575 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or he DAV Transportation Coordinator, Bill Brandenstein, at (724) 346-1569 or (724) 287-4781 ext. 5010.
To be eligible for consideration, individuals must meet the below criteria:
- 18 yrs. or older
- Possess a valid driver’s license
- Have current automobile insurance
- Good driving record
Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency’s Homeowners Energy Efficiency Loan Program offers 1% APR1 energy efficiency repairs for low and moderate income households.
The loans can pay for:
- Air sealing, insulation and ductwork;
- Energy-efficient windows and doors;
- Energy-efficient heating or cooling system repairs or replacements;
- Roof replacements.
HEELP loans are affordable! For example if you borrow:
- $5,000, you pay $44/month;
- $10,000, you pay $88/month;
- Note: The minimum loan is $1,000.
For more information about HEELP, please visit www.PHFA.org, email HOP_Energy@phfa.org and specify HEELP in the subject line, or call PHFA at 800.822.1174.
1Subject to credit approval and eligibility restrictions including household income, loan use, and owner occupancy. The 1% APR is fixed for the ten year term of the loan. PHFA pays origination and closing charges. Sample payments based on $5,000 and $10,000 loan examples have ten year mterm and 120 payments. Total interest paid over the ten-year term for a $5,000 loan is $256.25 and for a $10,000 loan is $512.49.