11th Annual Heat for the Needy Program Dates Announced

TUDI Mechanical Systems and Standard Air & Lite are teaming up to announce the 11th Annual Heat for the Needy program.Heat for the Needy was developed to bring warmth and safety to families who otherwise could not afford to do so on their own.Each year nominations are solicited from the community for families that have a need for a new heating system but simply cannot afford the investment. Learn more by clicking here.

This year, the Heat for the Needy committee will select a minimum of twelve recipients to receive new heating systems free of charge to be installed in January 2010.Once the nominations are received, the selection process begins whereby all nominees are evaluated and personal visits are made to each home to further qualify the level of need.

Over the past ten years, the Heat for the Needy program has provided over 95 heating systems to families throughout the Pittsburgh area.Heat for the Needy is made possible through the gracious efforts of the employees and their families at TUDI Mechanical Systems, local suppliers and businesses who have donated in-kind supplies and services.

To nominate an individual or a family for the program, send their name, address, telephone number, current form of heat and a letter explaining why they are a good recipient of a free furnace to heatfortheneedy@tudi.com, fax to 412-771-7737, or by mail to TUDI Mechanical Systems, c/o Heat for the Needy, 343 Munson Ave., McKees Rocks, PA 15136. Nominations are will accepted until December 4, 2009 and nominees will be announced by January 1, 2010.