The 2019 tax season represented a milestone in Entergy’s efforts to help low-income customers break the cycle of poverty.
LIHEAP is a federal program that helps our low-income residents manage their heating and cooling costs when they experience unexpected hardships.
More than 18,500 customers received a total of $34 million in federal tax refunds through the Earned Income Tax Credit this year.
On Feb. 28, Entergy employees and local community partners traveled to Washington, D.C. and met with congressional leaders to advocate in support of the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
Entergy recently sponsored and participated in two events in Washington, D.C., that focused attention on the plight of America’s working poor. Entergy and partnering organizations sought not only to raise awareness about poverty and its causes but also to encourage businesses and communities to take action.