The Benevolence Fund directly helps people in our church community. Since 2012, this fund has been used to disburse over $72,000 to people in need.
If you’re in need of help, scroll down for info on how to apply for benevolence monies to aid you through your situation.
+ Help those who are going through serious financial crisis
+ Intended to be temporary in nature and used only as a last resort after obtaining help from family, friends, and personal savings
+ Approvable disbursements include (but are not limited to): housing, food, clothing, funeral expenses, professional counseling, and necessary medical treatment and medications
+ Administered by the Benevolence Team, in accordance with the Grace Benevolence Fund Policy
+ Disbursements are made directly to third-party agencies such as utility companies, landlords, etc. (cash is never be given out from the fund) with annual limits per family
+ Small amounts may be given out in the form of gas cards, bus passes or grocery gift certificates
+ Other support (financial, career counseling, etc.) is also offered at Grace or via referral, as needed
+ Follow instructions carefully and complete a Benevolence Fund Request (below)
+ Drop completed form at church office, or scan & email to the Benevolence Team (below)