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Operation Round Up

Your small change makes a big difference

By itself, your spare change doesn't make much of a difference. However, when you combine it with thousands of other Tipmont members, it can change our communities for the better. That's the power of Operation Round Up through Tipmont REMC.

How it works

When you choose to sign up for Operation Round Up, your electric bill is rounded up to the nearest whole dollar each month. For example, a bill of $74.25 would become $75.00. The $0.75 difference is placed into the Operation Round Up trust fund. The average total contribution each year is about $6 and is tax-deductible. It seems pretty small, but what a difference all the contributions add up to!

Where does the money go?

The Operation Round Up program provides financial aid to fund special projects of community and service organizations within the Tipmont REMC service area.

Operation Round Up funds are commonly used for:

  • community service projects
  • economic development
  • food banks
  • health and rescue organizations
  • educational projects
  • youth programs

Grant History

How the money is distributed

The donations to Tipmont's Operation Round Up trust fund are distributed by a board of volunteer Tipmont members. The board meets on a regular basis to review the grant applications and select which grants are funded.

Applying for a grant

Grants are awarded quarterly according to the schedule below. Applicants must have 501(c)(3) status and provide signed documentation as evidence with the submission of the application.

Cycle NumberDeadline for applicationBoard Action
1 1st Monday in January 3rd Monday in January
2 1st Monday in April 3rd Monday in April
3 1st Monday in July 3rd Monday in July
4 1st Monday in October 3rd Monday in October

Ready to join Operation Round Up? Sign up now!


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