Emergency Financial Assistance,
COVID-19 Aid and Disaster Relief Fund

For SAG-AFTRA Members

The SAG-AFTRA Foundation offers several Emergency Financial Assistance Programs to help SAG-AFTRA members who are in need of urgent help and unable to pay their basic living expenses (food/housing/health care).

These programs include Emergency Assistance, COVID-19 Relief Grants and a Disaster Relief Fund for SAG-AFTRA members affected by natural disasters.

All applications are confidential and anonymous.

If you need help, please read through the eligibility requirements first, and then apply below. If you have questions, please email assistance@sagaftra.foundation or call 323-549-6773.

Eligibility Requirements
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Frequently Asked Questions

If you need help, ask.

If you can help, give.

The SAG-AFTRA Foundation is grateful to receive your tax-deductible donations to our Emergency Financial Assistance Programs. Every donation counts, and will provide critical relief to SAG-AFTRA members in need.


The SAG-AFTRA Foundation is a 501(c)(3) that has been recognized among U.S. nonprofits, by both Guidestar and Charity Navigator, for its commitment to accountability and transparency. For donation purposes, the SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Tax ID is: 95-3967876.