This is a fund of $50,000 administered throughout the year.
The Sexual Assault Survivor Fund Committee understands that sexual assault can impact many areas of your life. The fund supports survivors offset costs such as counseling, legal support and lost wages. The Committee will do its best to review each claim within two weeks of its submission and recognizes that some claims may be time sensitive. Members can draw on this fund to an annual maximum of $3,000. The Committee recognizes that legal support can be very expensive and will consider adjusting the yearly maximum based on need.
The Sexual Assault Survivor Fund is administered three times per year except in emergency situationswhere members can apply to the committee on an on going basis. If you are applying on an emergency basis, make sure that you email the Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org to let them know you have dropped off an emergency application for their consideration.
Response Time: The committee will do its best to review each claim within two weeks of its submission, and recognizes that some claims may be time sensitive. Please bear with us as we learn how to make this process work, and be assured that we will do our absolute best to resolve claims in as rapida manner as possible.
Email Transfer: CUPE 3903 uses Plooto to faciliate electronic fund transfers.
Deadlines: January 31, May 31, and September 30