Helping Hand Foundation

Piedmont Electric’s Helping Hand Foundation supports the needs of our local communities. Thanks to our generous members, the nonprofit Helping Hand Foundation can provide aid for members in need, Bright Ideas grants for local educators, college scholarships, youth leadership camps and more!

Members like you help fund the Helping Hand Foundation when your bill is rounded up to the nearest dollar each month. Participation in the program is voluntary. If you want to be included, do nothing and you will automatically be a participant. If you do not wish to participate, you can click here.

When we combine our pennies, we can continue to support our local community and grow our outreach in new ways. Thank you for lending a helping hand!


Donate to the Helping Hand Foundation. Image of a heart with a dollar sign.


Help support your community by donating to the Helping Hand Foundation!


Charitable request form: have a cause we should support? View the application timeline and submit your request here!

Charitable request form

Have a cause we should support? View the application timeline and submit your request here!


Past recipients

View a list of past organizations that have received funding from the Piedmont Electric Helping Hand Foundation.


Grant update form

Share your progress. To be eligible for future funding, complete this form sharing your last project’s progress.


Online opt-out form

It’s easy to opt out. Opt out of supporting this program by completing this online form.


Helping Hand Foundation Bylaws

Updated as of August 16, 2018.

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