Funding Guidelines

  • Applicant must first contact Employee Health and HR to discuss current their current situation discuss any additional resources available.
  • If applicant is requesting assistance with Liberty Hospital medical bills they must first apply for Financial Assistance through the billing department.
  • Applications must be submitted by the employee requesting assistance. Applications submitted on behalf of employees will be denied.
  • Applicants are eligible for up to $750 assistance once in a twelve month period.
  • Applicant must meet the guidelines for a “defined crisis”. A “defined crisis” includes:
    • Loss of home or disruption of the use of home due to fire or natural disaster, defined as: a tornado, flood, or earthquake.
    • Death of a spouse/partner, resulting in loss of income.
    • Assistance with funeral support for an immediate family member where no insurance or other coverage is available.
    • Devastating illness, injury, or accident of employee or an immediate family member living in the home (spouse/partner, child, or dependent living in the home) which results in the loss of income to the household.

Questions should be directed to

The Hughes Family Assistance Fund has paused accepting applications at this time. We are seeking additional funding to be able to continue this program in the 2023-24 fiscal year. Please do not complete the application below at this time.

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