About the STAC Grant
What is STAC? Students Together Against Cancer is a student-run non-profit dedicated to helping local cancer patients make ends meet by providing assistance with food and utilities. STAC is primarily funded by local fundraising events and community/federal donations and grants. To learn more about STAC and the individuals who have benefitted from the STAC Grant, visit teamstac.org.
What IS THE STAC GRANT? The STAC Grant is designed to help local cancer patients make ends meet by providing assistance with food and utilities. Recipients are eligible for a one-time $400 grant in the form of B&R Stores Gift Cards (valid at Super Saver and Russ’s Market) or utility payments (checks written directly to utility companies).
WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR THE STAC GRANT? Indidividuals who meet the STAC Grant Criteria listed below are eligible:
- Individuals must reside in or be receiving treatment in Lincoln, NE.
- Individuals must have a household income at or below 250% of the current federal poverty level.
- In all cases, the individuals will already be under the care of a physician with a treatment regimen in place at the time of application.
HOW DO I APPLY FOR THE STAC GRANT? To apply for the STAC Grant, fill out all of the required information on this application and submit. Verification of information provided may be required. Grant recipients must complete and sign Form W-9.
HOW WILL I KNOW IF I AM SELECTED AS A STAC GRANT RECIPIENT? Indidivuals who are selected to receive the STAC Grant will be contacted at the phone number or email address provided on their application. Selection will occur within 4 weeks of receipt of the application.
Questions? Email STAC at firstname.lastname@example.org.