Term Disaster Related Cash Grants
Code TH-2900.1785
Definition Programs that provide cash grants to businesses, individuals and families who have been affected by a major disaster or large-scale emergency including a public health crisis like a pandemic that disrupts the normal functioning of a community. Monies can generally be used to pay for temporary housing, housing repair or replacement, permanent housing construction, moving and storage, personal property replacement, medical and dental services, funeral and burial services, transportation assistance and other expenses not covered by insurance or other programs. Included are the FEMA Individuals and Households Program (a program jointly funded by the federal government and the state and administered by the state), stimulus packages approved by Congress and signed by the President, state supplemental programs, and disaster related cash grant programs offered by local government and private sector organizations. Also included is the web tool launched by the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service that allows quick registration for payments for people who don't normally file a tax return.
Created 3/26/20
Changed 6/4/20
Use References Cash Grant Registration Web Tool
Disaster Related Checks
Disaster Related Debit Cards
Federal Stimulus Disaster Grants
FEMA Individuals and Household Program
IFG Program
IHP Program
Individual and Family Grant Program
Local Government Post Disaster Cash Grants
Post Disaster Cash Grants
Private Sector Post Disaster Cash Grants
State Supplemental Post Disaster Cash Grants
See Also References Federal Emergency Management Agency Offices (TH-1500.2000)
State Offices of Emergency Services (TH-1500.8000)
External Classification Terms Disaster (CAN DI-180)
Disaster Preparedness and Relief (UW
Disaster Preparedness & Relief Services (NTE M20)
Disaster Relief/Recovery (NPC M02.04)
Disaster Services (AIRS DI-180)
Related Concepts Disaster Services
Financial Services/Benefits
Facet Service
Bibliographic References

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