Ameren Illinois Announces COVID-19 Economic Hardship Recovery Program For Small Businesses

Ameren Illinois announcing funding available for small businesses and non-profits that have fallen behind on their electric bills. Under the company’s COVID-19 Economic Hardship Recovery Program, one-time grants of up to $500 will be provided on a first-come, first-serve basis until June 30th, or until the funds are exhausted says utility spokesman Brian Bretsch.

Grant recipients will have the funds applied to their Ameren Illinois account. Business owners and Ameren customers alike can both call 866-800-0747 or visit for full details.