Important Documents

Important Documents

Below are a few additional supporting documents you may need to fill out to submit with your application depending on your situation. Personal Attestation This is a form we will need in case there is no other way to identify you. If you are not able to provide any of...
Important Documents

FAQ’s

What is the Farm and Food Workers Relief Program (FFWR)? This relief is intended to defray costs for reasonable and necessary personal, family, or living expenses related to the COVID-19 pandemic, such as but not limited to costs for personal protective equipment...
Important Documents

More About the Grant

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm and Food Worker Relief (FFWR) Grant Program awarded approximately $667 million in grants to fourteen nonprofit organizations and one Tribal entity through Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 funds. The full list of...
Fraud Prevention

Fraud Prevention

Avoid scams and fraud by keeping these in mind:  Only organizations awarded the grant by the USDA may process Farm and Food Workers Relief (FFWR) applications. Approved organizations were announced summer 2022 and posted on: www.ams.usda.gov/services/grants/ffwr...
Eligibility

Eligibility

Relief payments will be available to eligible workers who performed work in farming activities, meatpacking work between January 27, 2020, until May 11th, 2023.  Please note the applicant MUST have worked as an eligible fieldworkers, meat packing, or meat...