Equity Employee Hardship Fund


The mission of The Equity Employee Hardship Fund is to provide short-term assistance to employees that are facing an unexpected financial hardship because of a qualified disaster, life-threatening illness or injury, death or other catastrophic or extreme circumstances beyond the employee’s control.


All Effingham Equity employees who are employed full-time for at least ninety (90) days and seasonal employees who have worked 1,000 hours prior to submitting this application, are eligible to apply for grants.  In the case of death of the employee, then the spouse, domestic partner or eligible dependents my apply. A copy of your paystub or payment statement should be attached to verify employment.

How to Apply

See your HR department for a pdf copy or follow this link for the online version.  https://form.jotform.com/212554334179154