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Chocolate “Deflategate” Football Brings In $20,000

A chocolate “Deflategate” football created by Sarris Candy was auctioned Friday for $20,000.



Dollar Energy Fund’s ‘Cool Down For Warmth’ Fundraiser

Did you know they built a house made of ice at PPG Place?


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Applications Being Accepted For Dollar Energy Fund

The temperatures are turning cooler and people will be firing up the furnaces soon. However, some in our area can’t afford that basic utility.


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Get Marty: Woman Gets Help Tackling $13,000 Electricity Bill

A Wilkinsburg woman in desperate need of help for a massive electric bill reached out to KDKA-TV’S Get Marty for help.



KDKA Warmathon Raises Thousands For Low-Income Families

The 2014 Warmathon has raised enough money to keep the heat on for 835 local, low income families. So far, 5,300 families have been helped by The Dollar Energy Fund since 2009.

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Dollar Energy Fund Helping Locals With No Heat

A brick on a gas stove, the burner on high. This is heat in a Polish Hill apartment with no working furnace.


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Falling Off Fiscal Cliff Could Hurt LIHEAP, Other Programs

With all this talk in Washington about making the wealthy pay more in taxes, or not raising taxes on the middle class, it’s easy to think this fiscal cliff is only about taxes. But it’s also about automatic spending cuts of $55 billion this coming year in non-defense programs.


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Help Still Available For Winter Utility Bills

Time is quickly running out on Pennsylvania’s winter moratorium on utility cutoffs.


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Warmathon Helping Less Fortunate Across Area

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The cold temperatures are here, so what better time to think about the Warmathon. It is a two-day radio-thon taking place on NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA radio right now. It started at 5 […]


Dollar Energy Fund

There is a growing demand for help with home heating bills. The Dollar Energy Fund says it saw a 45 percent increase in applications during the first week of this month. The fund also provides […]