We’ve been preparing for days like this.

And we're here to help. If you've been affected by a natural disaster or financial hardship you could be eligible for financial assistance.


HOW TO APPLY
The process is fast,
simple & respectful.
1
Sign up for assistance
Register to verify your employment and create a relief profile.
2
Prepare to apply
Gather employment information and documents to show need for relief.
3
Complete questions
Depending on your event you will complete a set of questions so our grant specialists can make a decision quickly.
4
Track Progress
Track the progress of your application any time of day or night.
Quick Check
Are you eligible for assistance?
Your program covers the employment types and events below - confirm you're eligible before applying.
Eligible
Employment Type • Active Full-Time City Year AmeriCorps Members Only
• Active Part-Time City Year AmeriCorps Members Only
Disasters Disaster resulting from a Common Carrier/Public Transportation (i.e. - accident on a commercial airplane, passenger train, bus, ferry), Earthquakes, Flood, Housefire, Hurricane, Ice Storm, Infectious Disease Outbreak (Epidemic/Pandemic), Landslide, Mudslide, Nuclear Hazard/Pollution, Sinkhole, Terrorism, Tornado, Tropical Storm, Typhoon, War or Military Action Disaster, Wildfires, Winter Storm, Volcano
Hardships Death of an Employee, Death of a Spouse/Partner, Death of a Dependent, Death of Extended Family Member (E.g. Parent, Grandparent, Sibling, or In-Laws), Denied Health Insurance Claim, Domestic Abuse, Short Term Illness, Unscheduled Loss of Child Support, Unscheduled Loss of Alimony
I don't see my event
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GIFTS
Generosity fuels our mission
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At some point in life, any of us may face a challenging situation and find ourselves in need of a helping hand. When you make a gift to the our fund, you are helping fellow employees recover from times of crisis. Your donation makes a direct and lasting impact on the lives of those affected by a catastrophic or personal disaster. 
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PEOPLE LIKE YOU
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I am beyond grateful as this was such an unexpected expense. My sincerest thanks to the Employee Relief Fund for being available during these uncertain times.

Grant recipient
McGuffin Grocery Cashier,
Charollotte, NC