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Lester Petrillo Memorial Fund for Disabled Musicians (Award)
Last Update 5/20/2019 5:18:00 PM

Address 322 W. 48th Street
New York,NY 10036
Phone Number (212)245-4802
Fax Number (212)245-6255
TTY Number
Email [email protected]
Website http://www.local802afm.org/
Executive Director Tino Gagliardi
Founding Year 1921
Incorporating Year 0
Mission Statement To fight for the common interests of all musicians by advancing industry standards that dignify their labor and honor and enrich their art. To organize a community of all musicians and aspiring musicians, and reach out to all who share their interests and their passion. To uphold the integrity of live musical performance and to advance the vital role of music in education, and in the economic, cultural and social life of our community and beyond. They advocate for economic and social justice for musicians and for society as a whole.

Program Name Lester Petrillo Memorial Fund for Disabled Musicians
Program Contact
Program Phone 917-229-0224
Program Email
Year Program Founded 1951
Description of Program The Memorial Fund is a charitable trust fund that provides financial aid to disabled AFM members on an emergency basis. To learn more about the Memorial Fund and how to apply for aid, log into your MyAFM account, which all AFM members are eligible to create.
Conditions/Public Service Requirements n/a
Award Website https://www.local802afm.org/local-802-union-benefits/

Where does the program take place?
Does this program primarily support the creation of new work? No
Support or Services Provided as part of the Program
    Description of Support or Services n/a
    Amount Awarded by this Program (if an award) 100.00 - 400.00

    Related Arts
    MusicMusic, All
    MusicMusic, All
    New YorkAnyNassauAny
    New YorkAnySuffolkAny
    New YorkNew YorkAnyAny
    Gender No Requirement
    Age No Requirement
    Can Previous Awardees Re-apply?
    • No Requirement
    Career Point
    • No Requirement
    Special Population
    • Disabled
    Other Restrictions To qualify for financial assistance from this Fund, a member must be disabled (temporarily or permanently). When application for assistance is made, s/he must meet the following requirements:

    - The application form must be filled out factually and completely
    - Applications may be received once per year
    - A recent doctor’s certificate summarizing the nature of the disability must be sent with the application

    Total Number of Applicants (annually) 0
    Total Number of Recipients (annually) 0
    Total Number of Awards (annually) 0
    Total Amount Awarded by this Program (annually) $0

    Procedure Open Application
    Contact Requirements
    Application Fee $0

    Exact Deadline
    Approximate Deadline
    Rolling Deadline Yes
    Ideal Contact Month for New Application and Guidelines

    Selection Process/Criteria The Trustees of the Fund have complete discretion in determining eligibility and the amount of benefits.
    Notification Process n/a

    Are awardees required to submit a Final Report? False
    Awardee's Public Service Requirement? n/a