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Thank You!

The 2019 Gift of Power program has ended, and together we helped 525 families keep the power on. 

Every donation, no matter the amount has made a difference to your neighbors in the Miami Valley. DP&L's Gift of Power assists families during the coldest and highest bill months of the year. 

Total Gift of Power Impact

With DP&L grants and generous customer donations, we have helped more than 2,000 families since the program began in 2016.

Gift of Power total impact: $510,000 DP&L donations, $213,000 customer donations, 2,040 families helped

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Anyone can get behind when unexpected things happen. The loss of a job, the death of a spouse, major medical bills or other financial hardships can come out of nowhere and make it difficult to stay current with your bills. 

Give the Gift of Power

You have the power to make a difference! By donating to Gift of Power, you will prevent disconnection or restore power to those in need this winter season. Every dollar given will be administered by The Salvation Army to help friends, families and neighbors stay warm. Help us pay it forward by giving to the Gift of Power Program.

To donate online using your checking account, please click the button below. You will be redirected to DP&L's donation page provide by KUBRA EZ-PAY for payment processing. 

Donate Today

To donate by mail, please send your check or money order, payable to The Salvation Army and mail it to:

The Salvation Army
c/o Gift of Power
1000 N. Keowee Street
Dayton, OH  45404

Please do not include a check with your DP&L bill payment, as your donation should go directly to The Salvation Army. Consult your tax advisor as to the deductibility of your donation.


Receive the Gift of Power

You may apply for the Gift of Power program if:

  • You are a DP&L customer of record, and
  • You have received a disconnection notice or have already been disconnected

The 2019 program ended April 15, 2019. Applications for the 2020 winter heating season will be accepted January 21 through April 15, 2020.