OCTOBER 14, 2015, GARDNER, Mass. — Unitil and United Way of North Central Massachusetts are hosting a heating assistance forum for area nonprofits Nov. 4 at the Colonial Hotel.

This is the 15th year that the event has been held where heating assistance and energy efficiency programs are reviewed in detail. “This is a great way to get the most recent heating assistance program information to agencies that need it the most,” said Alec O’Meara, media relations manager for Unitil.

Nonprofit agencies interested in attending the event, which starts at 8:30 am, Nov. 4, should RSVP to United Way of North Central Massachusetts at 978-345-1577, ext. 313 or gina@uwncm.org

Unitil provides electric service to Ashby, Fitchburg, Lunenburg and Townsend, and natural gas service to those communities, as well as Gardner and Westminster.