The Weston Warm-Up Fund (westonwarmup.com) provides financial help to low-income Weston families and individuals. Assistance is available for the purchase of oil, gas, or electricity for heat; repairs to or replacement of heating equipment; and home improvements to increase energy efficiency.

For information on applying for assistance, call Nadine Kerns, 203-226-6736 or nkerns@optonline.net, or Dawn Egan, 203-221-9114 or jdweston@optonline.net.

To make a donation to the fund, send a check to P.O. Box 1254, Weston, CT 06883. The tax-exempt number is 061087836.