Operation Round Up® Guidelines

Operation Round Up does pay for:

  • Home repairs (roofs, floors, exterior doors, walls, plumbing)
  • HVAC repair or replacement (if unit will not work at all)
  • Building of wheel-chair ramps (for medical necessity)
  • Plumbing Repairs (including septic tanks)
  • Water Heaters
  • Electrical Repairs
  • Furniture & Appliances – only if there has been a fire. A copy of the report must accompany application.

Operation Round Up DOES NOT PAY FOR:

  • Light bills
  • Medical bills
  • Household bills
  • Taxes
  • Insurances
  • Food
  • Car payments
  • Funeral expenses
  • Monthly medicines
  • Repairs that are already completed
  • Repairs on rental property
  • Any type of beautification, energy upgrades or energy efficiency measures.


The limit on funds is $5,000 within a three-year period. Any monies that exceed that amount are the responsibility of the member to pay.

If the member is approved for the work, the balance of the bid over $5,000 will be due before ANY work is started.

  • The payment must be a certified check from any bank, made payable to the contractor chosen by the Applicant and turned in to our office, or given to the Trust Board Member assigned to the Applicant, before the work is started. NOTE: If the Contractor approves, the payment from the Applicant may be made via personal check or credit card. The Applicant or Contractor must provide a copy of the payment the Trust Board Member assigned to the Applicant.
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