Empathy in Action is an initiative to provide income-based grants for brain tumor patients and caregivers. Grants will be awarded to provide assistance with incidental expenses/tangible support. WINKS plans to award 4 grants per year up to $1000 each.
Thanks your to our supporters, who make this possible!
Christopher's EIA Grant helped his family with household utilities.
Jaspal's EIA Grant helped him with transportation and everyday expenses.
Karen's EIA Grant helped her family alleviate the burden of juggling treatment and household expenses.
Apply by August 2nd!
Empathy in Action provides grants for tangible assistance (i.e., goods, services and/or funds) to brain tumor patients and caregivers in accordance with our charitable purposes. Awarding of grants shall be based on determination of financial need.
Patients whose annual household income exceeds 300% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines are ineligible for assistance under this program.
Grants up to $1000 will be awarded. No more than one grant will be issued to the same household.
**Incomplete applications will not be considered**
MUST include the following:
1. Signed application
2. Signed consent form
3. Copy of driver’s license or state identification
4. Copies of all income sources
5. Copies of all current bills/creditor statements
6. Copies of the most current bank statements – 3 months
7. Confirmed diagnosis and treatment by Nurse Navigator/Social Worker
Please send completed application and consent form to WINKS, P.O. Box 5186, Suffolk, VA 23435 or email to email@example.com.