Helping Co-ops Get
Back to Business
The Disaster Recovery Fund helps cooperatives and cooperators get back on their feet after disasters or other emergency hardship situations.
Who can apply:
Cooperatives and cooperative support organizations
What we fund:
Aid to employees and volunteers of cooperatives and cooperative support organizations to support recovery from disasters or emergencies. Basic necessities, such as food, clothing, housing (including repairs) transportation and medical assistance (including psychological counseling).
Aid to cooperatives by covering uninsured expenses needed to return the business to viability.
In 2018, we raised $180,000 for co-op recovery in Puerto Rico
We administered 28 grants to help co-ops in Puerto Rico rebuild
We gave out 32 grants in 2018