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B. Emergency Grants

Advertising Industry Emergency Fund (AIEF)
The Advertising Industry Emergency Fund provides financial assistance to those in the industry during a time of crisis, when they are unable to work.
Mailing Address:
11700 National Blvd., Suite L #230

Los Angeles, CA 90064
Telephone: 310-397-7830


American Federation of Television and Radio Artists Financial Assistance (AFTRA)
Visual Aid AFTRA members of at least two years' standing may be eligible for grants for living expenses. For local East of Omaha, this includes the AFTRA Theatre Authority Fund, and the Serviceman's Fund, which assists veterans. For locals West of Omaha, AFTRA offers the Frank Nelson Sick and Benefit Fund.
Mailing Address:
261 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
Telephone: 800-562-4690
Website: http://aftra.com

Broadcasters' Foundation
The Broadcasters Foundation of America provides an anonymous safety net to men and women in the radio and television broadcast profession in cases of critical illness or crisis.
Mailing Address:
125 West 55th Street
21st Floor
New York, NY 10019-5366
Telephone: 212-373-8250
Fax: 212-373-8254
Email: info@thebfoa.org
Website: http://broadcastersfoundation.org/

Directors Guild Foundation
The DGA provides confidential loans to members who are facing short term financial hardship.
Mailing Address:
Directors Guild of America
New York Headquarters
110 West 57th Street
New York, New York 10019
Telephone: 800-356-3754
Website: http://www.dga.org

Motion Picture and Television Fund
Emergency financial assistance is available for qualifying industry members who experience financial hardship due to illness, disability, unemployment or other reasons.
Mailing Address:

23388 Mulholland Drive
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
Website: http://www.mptvfund.org/

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