EnergyHELP makes our community brighter

By contributing to EnergyHELP, you’ll help program recipients pay their electric bill and access additional services such as food, clothing, job training and childcare.

100% of your tax-deductible contribution goes directly to one of our program charity partners of your choice:

  • Community Resource Project
  • Folsom Cordova Community Partnership
  • LAO Family Community Development Inc.
  • Sacramento Food Bank
  • The Salvation Army, or Travelers Aid.

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About EnergyHELP

  • You determine the amount you can give each month—even one dollar can help.
  • You choose the charity partner the recipient will partner with to pay their electric bill and get additional services.
  • We’ll include your donation as a separate line-item on your SMUD bill.
  • You’ll simply include your donation with your usual SMUD payment - no separate check to write, no separate envelope to mail.
  • Your contributions are tax-deductible.*

Through EnergyHELP, 100% of your tax-deductible contribution goes directly to the charity partner of your choice.

*Contributions are tax-deductible to the maximum amount allowed by law. Please consult your tax advisor.

100 %

of donations going directly to charity partners

14,000

SMUD customers contribute to EnergyHELP

37,000

households received assistance since 2004

Enroll in EnergyHELP

Through EnergyHELP, 100% of your tax-deductible contribution goes directly to the charity of your choice.*

There are 2 ways to start helping our community:

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OR

Complete the form below:

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Select a charity. If no box is checked, your contributions will be assigned to one of the charities based on need.