TCU/IAM members who participate in one of three Union Plus (UP) Programs; UP Mortgage, UP Credit Card or UP Auto Insurance, and were recently impacted by the South Carolina storms may be eligible for financial assistance through the Union Plus Disaster Relief Program. Grants of $500 are available to help those affected who reside in the counties of Charleston, Dorchester, Georgetown, Harry, Lexington, Orangeburg, Richland and Williamsburg, South Carolina. Grants do not have to be repaid.
To be considered for a Union Plus Disaster Relief Grant, the union member must have residence in one of the above-mentioned counties and:
- Have experienced a significant income or property loss within the past 6 months, as a result of a FEMA declared natural disaster or emergency in counties designated by FEMA as qualifying for individual assistance;
- Verify the property or income loss by supplying acceptable documentation relative to his/her individual circumstances (In some cases documentation requirements may be waived); and
- Have a Union Plus Credit Card, Union Plus Mortgage, or Union Plus Auto Insurance policy for at least 12 months with the account or policy in good standing (be up-to-date on payments).
Click here to see the Union Plus News Release for important information on how eligible TCU/IAM members can apply for a disaster relief grant. For more information regarding Union Plus disaster benefits, members may visit UnionPius.org/Disaster.