TOPEKA, Kan. - The City of Topeka will be giving away fans this year through its “Project Neighborhood Relief” to those who qualify beginning Sunday morning. This is the third year for the program.
To qualify, a person must be a Topeka resident at least 55 years of age and have an annual income of $25,380 or less for a one person household. Two-person households must have an annual income of $28,980 or less; three-persons, $32,640 or less; and four persons, $36,240 or less.
Those who want to qualify must already be in the Mid America Assistance Coalition (MACClink System) or register at Let’s Help 200 S Kansas Avenue. Those applying must provide proof of household income, social security card and photo identification.
The only place the fans can be picked up is at Let’s Help, 200 S. Kansas Ave., on Sunday, July 27 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
The City plans on distributing about 50 fans on a first-come, first served basis. The fan giveaway is an opportunity for the City to help citizens find relief from the summer heat.