Military Heroes Fund: COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Program ~and~ COVID-19 Massachusetts Military Family Relief Fund

The Military Heroes Fund: COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Program and COVID-19 Massachusetts Military Family Relief Fund are available to those who qualify.  Please see below for more information on each program.
Military Heroes Fund: COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Program

The COVID-19 Emergency Financial Relief Program was created to provide financial assistance to all Veterans, Active Duty, Reserves and National Guard who are experiencing a financial setback due to the negative economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Foundation is prioritizing assistance to those who have lost their primary/only income or have an increased financial burden as a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The grant amount will support 1 month of payment up to $1500 in the following areas:

  • Rent
  • Mortgage
  • Auto Loan/Lease
  • Utilities (Electric, Water, Heat)

All checks will be sent directly to the creditor or landlord after the grant is approved. The Foundation can only support one emergency financial request per household.

What You’ll Need:

  • DD214 or LES
  • A bill or statement for the requested expense
  • An explanation of how the financial setback is related to the COVID-19 pandemic (for example, loss of job due to quarantine and/or public health policies)

To be eligible for this program you must be in one of the following categories:

  • A Veteran that has been honorably discharged
  • A current active-duty service member
  • Currently active in the Reserves
  • Currently active in the National Guard

https://penfedfoundation.org/apply-for-assistance/coronavirus-emergency-financial-assistance/


COVID-19 Massachusetts Military Family Relief Fund
 

Will give immediate financial relief to Massachusetts military families and Families of Fallen Service Members to purchase groceries, health supplies and other necessities. The Fund will be open to active military, National Guard, Reserves and Families of Fallen Service Members who reside in Massachusetts.

https://www.militaryfriends.org/military-friends-foundation-launches-covid-19-massachusetts-military-relief-fund/

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