Natural disasters strike each and every year all across the United States. Often close to 100 natural disasters are declared each year in response to floods, hurricanes, winter storms, wildfires, droughts, and tornadoes.
Presidentially declared disasters. Please check the Federal Emergency Management Agency website for the list of declared disasters: https://www.fema.gov/disasters. Additionally, the Bill Bransford Helping Hands Fund provides funding for extreme personal emergencies that may not be the result of a natural disaster.
Maximum Grant Amount: $500
Individuals Eligible for Grants:
Full or part-time permanent federal civilian or postal employees employed with the federal government for more than one year. The National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) also provides disaster grant funds to members in good standing.